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563838 Sigma-Aldrich

5-Iodoindole

97%

  • CAS Number 16066-91-4

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C8H6IN

  • Molecular Weight 243.04

  •  MDL number MFCD00220065

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24880134

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

Related Categories Building Blocks, C7 to C9, Chemical Synthesis, Halogenated Heterocycles, Heterocyclic Building Blocks,
InChI Key   TVQLYTUWUQMGMP-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   97%
mp   101-104 °C (lit.)

Description

General description

5-Iodoindole can be synthesized via nitration of m-toluidine.

Application

5-Iodoindole (5-iodogramine) may be used in the synthesis of the following:
• 3-dimethylaminomethyl-5-iodoindole via reaction with dimethyl amine and formaldehyde
• 5-ethynyl-1H-indole obtained via refluxing with trimethylsilylacetylene in the presence of triethylamine, catalyzed by palladium and copper(I)iodide in acetonitrile
• 5-(3-hydroxyprop-1-enyl)-1H-indole via reaction with allyl alcohol in the presence of triphenyl phosphine, palladium acetate and silver acetate in dimethylformamide
• 5-(3-benzyloxyprop-1-enyl)-1H-indole via reaction with allylbenzyl ether in the presence of triphenyl phosphine, palladium acetate and silver acetate in dimethylformamide
• 5-(2-phenylethynyl)-1H-indole via refluxing with phenylacetylene catalyzed by copper(I)iodide and palladium in the presence of triethylamine in acetonitrile

Packaging

5, 25 g in glass bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
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Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
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Documents

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Protocols & Articles

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