Synthesis and characterisation of a triple cluster of gold and boron

Andrew J. Wynd, Suzanne E. Robins, Dorothy A. Welch, Alan J. Welch

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Abstract

Reaction of B10H14 with Et3PAuMe affords the triple cluster [(H12B10Au)(AuPEt3)4(AuB10H12)] and with Cy3PAuMe (CY = cyclohexyl) the substituted complex [Cy3PAu(B10H13)] is isolated; a mechanism for the formation of the triple cluster is proposed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)819-820
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number12
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1985

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  • Molecular Medicine

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