Chin. J. Org. Chem. ›› 2011, Vol. 31 ›› Issue (12): 1989-1996. Previous Articles     Next Articles




  1. (1江苏省有机合成重点实验室 苏州大学材料与化学化工学部 苏州 215123)
    (2中国矿业大学安全工程学院 徐州 221116)
  • 收稿日期:2011-01-07 修回日期:2011-04-20 发布日期:2011-05-20
  • 通讯作者: 史达清;

Advances in the Syntheses of Helicenes

Dou Guolan1,2 Shi Daqing*,1   

  1. (1 Key Laboratory of Organic Synthesis of Jiangsu Province, College of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Soochow University, Suzhou 215123)
    (2 Faculty of Safety Engineering, China University of Mining and Technology, Xuzhou 221116)
  • Received:2011-01-07 Revised:2011-04-20 Published:2011-05-20
  • Contact: SHI Da-Qing;

Helicenes and helicene-like molecules, nonplanar ortho-fused aromatic compounds that exhibit helical chirality, were regarded as little more than academic curiosity. Herein, the synthetic methods of helicenes in recent years are reviewed.

Key words: helicene, synthesis, research progress