A new class of AuI2AgI cluster

José Vicente*, María Teresa Chicote, María Cristina Lagunas, Peter G. Jones

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The reaction of the gold(I) ylide complex [(AuPPh3) 2{μ-C(PPh3)(C5H4N-2)}]ClO 4 with AgNO3 yields the mixed metal complex [(AuPPh 3)2{μ-C(PPh3)(C5H 4N-2)}{μ-Ag(η2-O2NO)(OClO3)], the central moiety of which consists of a loose Au2Ag cluster with metal-metal contacts ca. 3 Å.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1730-1731
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number24
Publication statusPublished - 01 Dec 1991
Externally publishedYes

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  • Molecular Medicine


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