Photolysis of indomethacin in methanol

An-Bang Wu, Hui Wen Cheng, Chien-Ming Hu, Fu An Chen, Tzu Chang Chou, Chau Yang Chen

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A novel photo-oxidation product containing a six-membered 1,2-dioxane ring was isolated from the photolysis of indomethacin in methanol and a possible mechanism is proposed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)621-622
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Jan 27 1997

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Drug Discovery

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    Wu, A-B., Cheng, H. W., Hu, C-M., Chen, F. A., Chou, T. C., & Chen, C. Y. (1997). Photolysis of indomethacin in methanol. Tetrahedron Letters, 38(4), 621-622.