The synthesis and attempted ring closure of ethyl 3-(aminomethyl)-7,8,12,13,17,18-hexaethylporphyrin-2-carboxylate

Roger F C Brown, Patrick Perlmutter, Helen K Tope

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A synthesis of the porphyrin amino ester deriv. I is described. All attempts to convert I into a fused pyrroloporphyrin were unsuccessful, with the corresponding 2-formylporphyrin being formed instead. [on SciFinder(R)]
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1447 - 1452
Number of pages6
JournalAustralian Journal of Chemistry
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1995

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