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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2014, Article ID 649197, 15 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/649197
Research Article

Facile and Promising Method for Michael Addition of Indole and Pyrrole to Electron-Deficient trans-β-Nitroolefins Catalyzed by a Hydrogen Bond Donor Catalyst Feist’s Acid and Preliminary Study of Antimicrobial Activity

1Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, King Saud University, P.O. Box 2455, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
2Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Alexandria University, P.O. Box 426, Ibrahimia, Alexandria 21321, Egypt
3Division of Microbiology, Pharmaceutics Department, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, P.O. Box 2457, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia

Received 8 October 2013; Accepted 4 November 2013; Published 16 January 2014

Academic Editors: R. P. Herrera, N. T. Patil, Z. Shao, and L.-W. Xu

Copyright © 2014 Abdullah M. A. Al Majid et al. 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.

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