Nitriles in Heterocyclic Synthesis: New Approaches for Synthesis of Some Pyridine Derivatives

N. S Ibrahim, R. M Mohareb, H. Z Shams
1988 Zeitschrift für Naturforschung. B, A journal of chemical sciences  
A variety of pyridines was prepared from reaction of N-benzylidenecyanoethanoic hydrazide (2) with malononitrile, benzoylacetonitrile, cyanoacetamide and cinnamonitrile derivatives. The reactivity of 2 towards a variety of ketones was studied.
doi:10.1515/znb-1988-1023 fatcat:ydil7bgbbneczhlg5vm6246lxq