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Zinc(II)-5,10,15,20-tetrakis(α-pyridino-m-tolyl)porphyrin Tetrabromide
Molbank 2009, 2009(4), M638; doi:10.3390/M638
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Small Molecule Synthesis Facility, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
Received: 9 October 2009 / Accepted: 2 November 2009 / Published: 5 November 2009
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Microwave irradiation of maleimide with an excess of furan in water exclusively yields the corresponding exo-cycloadduct in good yield (87%) in 1 hour at 90 oC. Alkylation of the imido nitrogen with tetraethylene glycol under Mitsunobu conditions gives the ROMP monomer in 81% yield.
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