A Simple Iodine-promoted Synthesis of 2-Substituted Benzothiazoles by Condensation of Aldehydes with 2-Aminothiophenol
Yan Li, Yu-Lu Wang, Jin-Ye Wang*
*Biomedical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Email: jinyewangsjtu.edu.cn
Y. Li, Y.-L. Wang, J.-Y. Wang, Chem. Lett., 2006, 460-461.
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Iodine promotes a condensation of 2-aminothiophenol with aldehydes in DMF, which efficiently provides 2-substituted benzothiazoles.
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