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Gold(III)-Catalyzed Three-Component Coupling Reaction (TCC) Selective toward Furans

Jian Li, Li Liu*, Dong Ding, Jiangtao Sun, Yangxuan Ji and Jialing Dong

*School of Petrochemical Engineering, Chang Zhou University, Changzhou, 213164, P. R. China, Email:

J. Li. L. Liu, D. Ding, J. Sun, Y. Ji, J. Dong, Org. Lett., 2013, 15, 2858-2861.

DOI: 10.1021/ol401239j (free Supporting Information)


An efficient three-component coupling reaction toward a variety of furan derivatives proceeds via a gold-catalyzed coupling reaction of phenylglyoxal derivatives, secondary amines, and terminal alkynes.

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Key Words

Furans, Multicomponent Reactions

ID: J54-Y2013