Irradiation of dichioroacetyl tryptophan methyl ester gives, after addition of a nucleophile in work-up, the 7-substituted pyrrolobenzazocines (7); similar cyclisation of the tryptophan derivative (11) gives the pyrrolobenzazocine (12), a compound related to serotobenine.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications|
|State||Published - 1988|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine