3,4-DIHYDRO-β-CARBOLINES: I. THE ALKYLATION OF 1-SUBSTITUTED Nβ-ALKYL-3,4-DIHYDRO-β-CARBOLINE ANHYDRO BASES Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Methylation of the anhydro base derived from 1-methyl-3,4-dihydro-β-carboline methiodide is accompanied by ring opening and yields 3-[2-acetylindolyl]-β-ethyltrimethylammonium iodide, and not a 2,2-dialkyl-1-methylene-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-β-carbolinium salt, as reported.

publication date

  • November 1, 1962