A novel synthesis of bromobenzenes using molecular bromine

Oezkan H., DİŞLİ A., YILDIRIR Y., Tuerker L.

MOLECULES, vol.12, no.11, pp.2478-2483, 2007 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.3390/12112478
  • Journal Name: MOLECULES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.2478-2483
  • Keywords: Sandmeyer reaction, bromination, bromobenzenes, diazonium salt, radical, POTENTIAL ANTIPSYCHOTIC AGENTS, AROMATIC-COMPOUNDS, N-BROMOSUCCINIMIDE, HALOGENATION, CATALYSTS, ACID


Certain substituted bromobenzenes have been synthesized in acceptable yields using a novel Sandmeyer type reaction. The reactions are relatively quick and possibly proceed via a radical mechanism.