K. Srinivas, Naresh Kumar Katari, P. Satya Karuna and M.S. Surendra Babu Pages 44 - 50 ( 7 )
L-Arginine catalyzed Knoevenagel condensation of active methylene compounds, 2-cyano-N-(2- nitrophenyl)acetamide, 2-cyanomethyl benzimidazole, ethylcyanoacetate with benzaldehydes, indole-3- carboxaldehydes under mild and efficient conditions resulting in the formation of respective products. The isolation procedure is quiet easy and products recovered without further purification.
2-cyanomethyl benzimidazole, ethylcyanoacetate, indole-3-carboxaldehydes, knoevenagel reaction, L-arginine, Onitroaniline.
Department of Chemistry, GITAM School of Technology, GITAM University, Hyderabad Technological Park campus, Rudraram, Medak (A.P.) - 502 329, India.