Fourteen-vertex homo- and heterobimetallic metallacarboranes

David Ellis, M E Lopez, Ruaraidh McIntosh, Georgina M. Rosair, Alan J. Welch

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Reduction of 4-(p-cymene)-4,1,12-closo-RuC2B10H 12 followed by metallation with {M'} fragments (M' = {CpCo2+}, {(arene)Ru2+} or {(dppe)Ni2+}) affords 14-vertex bimetallic 1,14,2,10-RuM'C2B10 species having bicapped hexagonal anti-prismatic structures. © The Royal Society of Chemistry 2005.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1917-1919
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - 14 Apr 2005


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