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Molbank 2015, 2015(1), M843;


Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3-1-1 Maidashi, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka 812-8582, Japan
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Received: 30 December 2014 / Revised: 6 February 2015 / Accepted: 9 February 2015 / Published: 13 February 2015
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The title compound was prepared by the regioselective homocoupling of 10-methoxyazuleno[2,1-c]phenanthrene in the presence of ammonium persulfate. The structure of the synthesized compound was assigned on the basis of its 1H-NMR, FT-IR, and mass spectral data. Its crystal structure and electrochemical properties are also reported. View Full-Text
Keywords: azulene-fused helicene; homocoupling reaction; ammonium persulfate azulene-fused helicene; homocoupling reaction; ammonium persulfate

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Yamamoto, K.; Nakamae, R.; Suemune, H.; Usui, K. 10,10'-Dimethoxy-9,9'-biazuleno[2,1-c]phenanthrene. Molbank 2015, 2015, M843.

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