A convenient synthesis of 4, 6-dichloro-5-benzylthiopyrimidine

San H. Thang, Keith G. Watson, Wayne M. Best, Marie Anne M Fam, Philip L C Keep

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A practical and convenient two-step synthesis of the title compound 4/6-dichloro-5-benzylthiopyrimidine (3) from 4, 6-dihydroxypyrimidine (1) is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2363-2369
Number of pages7
JournalSynthetic Communications
Issue number17
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 1993
Externally publishedYes

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