Synthesis of New Active Sulfones in the 5-Nitroimidazole SeriesAuthor(s): Kamel Benakli | Thierry Terme | Patrice Vanelle
Journal: Molecules ISSN 1420-3049
Volume: 7; Issue: 4; Start page: 382; Date: 2002;
Keywords: Nitroimidazoles | sulfones | electron transfer
We describe here the preparation of new 5-nitroimidazoles which are known to have an efficacy against metronidazole-susceptible and -resistant Giarda, Trichomonas, and Entamoeba spp. The multi-step synthesis uses electron transfer methodology.