Alkylation of narrow rim calix[4]arenes in a DMSO-NaOH medium

  • Vyacheslav I. Boyko
  • Anna A. Podoprigorina
  • Anton V. Yakovenko
  • Vladimir V. Pirozhenko
  • Vitaly I. Kalchenko


An effective method of 5,11,17,23-tetra-tert-butyl-25,26-dialkoxy-27,28-dihydroxy-calix[4]arenes and 25,26,27,28-tetraalkoxycalix[4]arenes synthesis by alkylation of tetrahydroxycalix[4]arenes in a DMSO-NaOH medium was developed.

Key words

calixarenes alkylation regioselectivity hydrogen bonds 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vyacheslav I. Boyko
    • 1
  • Anna A. Podoprigorina
    • 1
  • Anton V. Yakovenko
    • 1
  • Vladimir V. Pirozhenko
    • 1
  • Vitaly I. Kalchenko
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Organic ChemistryNational Academy of Sciences of UkraineUkraine

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