Publication Type:

Journal Article


J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., The Royal Society of Chemistry, Number 2, p.150–151 (1990)


A one-step synthesis of benzofurans via Intramolecular reductive coupling of o-aroyloxyacetophenones using titanium(IV) chloride and zinc is described.

Cite this Research Publication

A. Banerji and Nayak, S. K., “Synthesis of O-heterocycles via intramolecular reductive deoxygenation of o-aroyloxyacetophenones: one-step synthesis of benzofurans”, J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., pp. 150–151, 1990.