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Molecules 2005, 10(2), 488-491; doi:10.3390/10020488

A General Synthesis of Tris-Indole Derivatives as Potential Iron Chelators

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Department of Chemistry, Georgia Southern University, USA
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Received: 1 August 2004 / Revised: 27 December 2004 / Accepted: 29 December 2004 / Published: 28 February 2005
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The development of a novel route for the synthesis of a new class of compounds is described. The first tripodal, tris-indole amines are prepared by straightforward routes.
Keywords: Indole; TRENSOX; iron chelation. Indole; TRENSOX; iron chelation.
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Sears, R.; Carpenter, R.; Whitlock, C. A General Synthesis of Tris-Indole Derivatives as Potential Iron Chelators. Molecules 2005, 10, 488-491.

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