Bis-cyclometallated gold(iii) complexes as efficient catalysts for synthesis of propargylamines and alkylated indoles

Hok Ming Ko, Karen Ka Yan Kung, Jian Fang Cui, Man Kin Wong

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Stable bis-cyclometallated gold(iii) complexes were developed as efficient catalysts for organic transformation reactions by using two strategies: (1) construction of distorted square planar gold(iii) complexes and (2) dual catalysis by gold(iii) complexes and silver salts.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8869-8871
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number78
Publication statusPublished - 9 Oct 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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