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Organic Chemistry International
Volume 2014, Article ID 871595, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/871595
Research Article

A Novel Regiospecific Synthesis of 1-Chloro-2-arylcyclohexenes

Department of Studies in Chemistry, Central College Campus, Bangalore University, Bangalore, Karnataka 560 001, India

Received 23 February 2014; Accepted 2 April 2014; Published 10 July 2014

Academic Editor: William Setzer

Copyright © 2014 Lokesh Krishnappa and HariPrasad Suresh. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

An efficient high yielding chemoselective synthesis of eleven novel 1-chloro-2-arylcyclohexenes employing the Suzuki cross coupling of 1-bromo-2-chlorocyclohexene with eleven different aryl boronic acids and Pd(dppf) catalyst is reported.