RuII complexes of "large-surface" ligands

Edith C. Glazer, Yitzhak Tor

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The fabrication of RuII-polypyridyl complexes with "large-surface" ligands can be achieved by utilizing metal coordination to facilitate a dehydrogenation reaction (see scheme), This modular methodology efficiently yields biologically active eilatin-containing complexes, as well as RuII complexes of previously unknown ligands.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4022-4026
Number of pages5
JournalAngewandte Chemie - International Edition
Issue number21
StatePublished - Nov 4 2002


  • Bridging ligands
  • Dehydrogenation
  • Ligand design
  • N ligands
  • Ruthenium

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • General Chemistry


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