VOL-1 ISSUE-3, October 2017

Synthesis of 6-hydroxy-N-(6-methylpyridin-2-yl) naphthalene-2-carboxamide and its alkoxy analogues

Pages : 87-92

Author(s) : Braja G. Bag,* Subrata Ghorai, Saikat K. Panja, Shaishab K. Dinda, Koushik Paul

Category : Research Paper

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Abstract :
6-hydroxy-N-(6-methylpyridin-2-yl)naphthalene-2-carboxamide and its alkoxy analogues bearing long alkyl chains have been synthesized using 6-hydroxy-2-naphthoic acid and 2-amino-6-picoline. The facile synthetic scheme reported here using conventional laboratory reagents opens up a new strategy for the generation of libraries of such compounds in high yields.

Keywords : binol, 2-hydroxy-2-naphthoic acid, 2-amino-6-picoline, hydrogenolysis