Date Published: April 01, 2011
Publisher: International Union of Crystallography
Author(s): Hong Dae Choi, Pil Ja Seo, Byeng Wha Son, Uk Lee.
There are two independent molecules in the asymmetric unit of the title compound, C15H17ClO2S, in each of which the cyclohexyl rings adopt chair conformations. In the crystal, molecules are linked by weak intermolecular C—H⋯O hydrogen bonds.
For the pharmacological activity of benzofuran compounds, see: Aslam et al. (2006 ▶); Galal et al. (2009 ▶); Khan et al. (2005 ▶). For natural products with benzofuran rings, see: Akgul & Anil (2003 ▶); Soekamto et al. (2003 ▶). For the structure of 5-bromo-3-cyclohexylsulfinyl-2-methyl-1-benzofuran, see: Choi et al. (2011 ▶).