Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1988, 53, 638-642

Preparation of 1’- and 2-substituted ferrocenylalanine derivatives

Štefan Kaluz and Štefan Toma

Department of Organic Chemistry, Comenius University, 842 15 Bratislava


Synthesis of N-formyl derivatives of racemic 1,1’-ferrocenedialanine, 1,2-ferrocenedialanine, and 1’-carboxyferrocenylalanine is described. The synthesis started from 1,1’-, 1,2-bis(hydroxymethyl)ferrocene, and methyl 1’-(hydroxymethyl)ferrocenecarboxylate, respectively.