A First Synthesis of Thiophene Dendrimers

Chuanjun Xia, Xiaowu Fan, Jason Locklin, Rigoberto C. Advincula

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(Matrix Presented) Thiophene dendrons and dendrimers were designed and synthesized using a convergent approach. Metal-mediated coupling reactions were used in the synthesis. A rational approach allowed the formation of αα, ββ, and αβ linkages between the dendrons and thiophene units.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2067-2070
Number of pages4
JournalOrganic Letters
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 2002 Jun 13
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

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    Xia, C., Fan, X., Locklin, J., & Advincula, R. C. (2002). A First Synthesis of Thiophene Dendrimers. Organic Letters, 4(12), 2067-2070. https://doi.org/10.1021/ol025943a