L-Proline: An Efficient and Selective Catalyst for Transamidation of Thioamides with AminesSadu Nageswara Rao, Darapaneni Chandra Mohan and Subbarayappa Adimurthy*
Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research, CSIR–Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute, GB Marg, Bhavnagar-364002, Gujarat, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Subbarayappa Adimurthy
Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research
CSIR–Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute
GB Marg, Bhavnagar-364002, Gujarat, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: April 18, 2016; Accepted date: May 09, 2016; Published date: May 17, 2016
Citation: Rao SN, Mohan DC, Adimurthy S (2016) L-Proline: An Efficient and Selective Catalyst for Transamidation of Thioamides with Amines. J Biomol Res Ther 5:140. doi:10.4172/2167-7956.1000140
Copyright: © 2016 Rao SN, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
L-Proline catalysed transthioamidation of primary thioamides with amines under solvent-free conditions has been described. The transthioamidation is compatible with wide range of amines with yields up to 97%.