An eco-friendly synthesis of some novel symmetrical bis spiro-indoles

Siva S. Panda, Nidhi Jain, Nusrat Jehan, Sunita Bhagat, Subhash C. Jain

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A highly efficient synthesis of some novel symmetrical bis spiro-indoles has been achieved by cyclocondensation of hitherto unknown bis Schiff's bases with mercaptoacetic acid in water. The structures of the new compounds have been deduced by elemental analysis and spectral data.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)101-111
Number of pages11
JournalPhosphorus, Sulfur and Silicon and the Related Elements
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2012
Externally publishedYes



  • 1,3-dipolar cycloaddition
  • Bis-indolylimines
  • bis spiro-indoles
  • green chemistry
  • symmetrical
  • water

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

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