mesyl


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mesyl

[′mes·əl]
(organic chemistry)
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The stereoselective elimination of the tosyl or the mesyl group at the C-3 of methylated catechin in anhydrous THF with a strong base at low temperature exclusively afforded flav-3-ene in low yields of 5% and 15%, respectively.
A mixture of (6-bromo-2-chloro-quinolin-3-yl)-methanol (2) (0.01 mol) and mesyl chloride (0.01 mol) was stirred uniformly at 0[degrees]C for 5 h.
2-Propenyl-4,4-dimethyl-2-oxazoline, 1, was synthesized by acylation of 2-amino-2-methyl propanol with crotonyl chloride and subsequent ring closure upon treatment with mesyl chloride.