Palladium-Catalyzed Tandem Alkenyl and Aryl C-N Bond Formation: A Cascade N-Annulation Route to 1-Functionalized Indoles
Michael C. Willis*, Gareth N. Brace, and Ian P. Holmes
*Department of Chemistry, University of Bath, Bath, BA2 7AY, UK, Email: m.c.willisbath.ac.uk
M. C. Willis, G. N. Brace, I. P. Holmes, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2005, 44, 403-406.
DOI: 10.1002/anie.200461598 (free Supporting Information)
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A new palladium-catalyzed route to N-functionalized indoles has been developed in which the N fragments are introduced in a single-step cascade sequence onto a acyclic carbon framework.
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