Synthesis, crystal and molecular structure of a novel organoantimony cage compound, C4But 4P4Sb2

Steven J. Black, Matthew D. Francis, Cameron Jones

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The reaction of the hetero-ring anion [P2SbC2But 2]- with FeCl3 affords the organoantimony cage compound, C4But 4P4Sb2, via a proposed oxidative coupling reaction; the X-ray crystal structure of the cage displays weak intermolecular interactions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)305-306
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1997
Externally publishedYes

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