Pub No:
393
Title:
Cyclooctapyrroles, Novel Macrocycles Containing Biladiene a,c-Units
Authors:
Chen, Q. and David Dolphin
Journal:
Tetrahedron
Year:
2003
Pages:
59, 871-875
Abstract:
Cyclooctapyrroles, novel macrocycles containing two biladiene-a,c units, were synthesized in high yield from the condensation of 3,3?-dipyrromethanes with 5,5?-diformyl-2,2?-dipyrromethane under acidic conditions. These macrocycles form dinuclear complexes with zinc(II).

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