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mesylate

 [mes´ĭ-lāt]
USAN contraction for methanesulfonate.

mesylate

(mĕs′ə-lāt′)
n.
A salt, ester, or anion of methanesulfonic acid. Also called methanesulfonate.
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The subsequent reaction of compound 2 with methanesulfonyl chloride (mesyl chloride) at 0 [degrees]C temperature on constant stirring for 5 hours afforded the key intermediate (6-bromo-2 -chloroquinolin-3-yl)methyl methanesulfonate (3) in good yield.
The benzyl groups of 6 were removed by boron tribromide in dichloromethane and replaced with mesyl groups resulting in compound 8.
acetyl, mesyl, benzoyl, etc) play an important role as common denominator for various biological activities, which is also revealed by a number of our previous works [911].