Next Article in Journal
Previous Article in Journal
1-(6-Ethoxy-6-oxohexyl)-4-methylquinolinium Iodide
Molbank 2010, 2010(1), M648; doi:10.3390/M648
Short Note

3-Methyl-4,5,6,7-tetrahydro-1-benzothiophene-2-carboxylic Acid

1,* , 1 and 2
1 Syngene Intl. Ltd., Biocon Park, Plot No.2&3, Bommasandra IV phase, Jigani Link Road, Bangalore-560 099, India 2 Department of Polymer Chemistry, University of Madras, Gundy Campus, Chennai-600 025, India
* Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Received: 1 December 2009 / Accepted: 24 December 2009 / Published: 6 January 2010
Download PDF [155 KB, uploaded 6 January 2010]


3-Methyl-4,5,6,7-tetrahydro-1-benzothiophene-2-carboxylic acid was synthesized chemoselectively from 3-formyl-4,5,6,7-tetrahydro-1-benzothiophene-2-carboxylic acid, using Et3SiH/I2 as a reducing agent. The title compound was characterized by IR, 1H NMR, 13C NMR and LCMS.
This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY 3.0).

Supplementary materials


Share & Cite This Article

Further Mendeley | CiteULike
Export to BibTeX |
EndNote |
MDPI and ACS Style

Jayaraman, S.R.; Sridharan, M.; Nagappan, R. 3-Methyl-4,5,6,7-tetrahydro-1-benzothiophene-2-carboxylic Acid. Molbank 2010, 2010, M648.

View more citation formats

Note that from the first issue of 2016, MDPI journals use article numbers instead of page numbers. See further details here.

Article Metrics

For more information on the journal, click here


[Return to top]
Molbank EISSN 1422-8599 Published by MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland RSS E-Mail Table of Contents Alert