Online article for Non-subscribers

Pay per view

Heterocycles has a pay-per-view service for Non-subscribers.
You will be able to directly purchase the full text article through PayPal.
Your purchased Paper can be downloaded after the payment is completed.
An e-mail will be sent the URL to download the paper.
If you have any questions, please contact: purchase@heterocycles.com

Price: ¥ 4,320 (Yen only)
Period: This Article can be accessed for 7 days.

Short Paper | Regular issue | Vol 89, No. 4, 2014, pp.1041-1053
Published online, 10th February, 2014
DOI: 10.3987/COM-14-12938
Reinvestigation of 1,3,4-Thiadiazol-2(3H)-iminium Bromide in the Two-Step Synthesis of Imidazo[2,1-b][1,3,4]thiadiazoles

Shigeki Sano,* Keisuke Matsuura, Hayato Sumiyoshi, Akira Miki, Syuji Kitaike, and Michiyasu Nakao

*Molecular Medicinal Chemistry, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokushima, 1-78 Sho-machi, Tokushima 770-8505, Japan

Abstract

The synthesis of 1,3,4-thiadiazol-2(3H)-iminium bromides, which are intermediates in the most commonly used synthetic approach to imidazo[2,1-b][1,3,4]thiadiazoles, and a single crystal X-ray diffraction study of one of these iminium bromides are described. Cyclization of the resulting 1,3,4-thiadiazol-2(3H)-iminium bromides under microwave irradiation afforded imidazo[2,1-b][1,3,4]-thiadiazoles in 80-100% yields.