Coupling reaction of alkyl cyanide (RCN, R = Me or Et) with 7-azaindole on a hexaosmium carbonyl cluster core; molecular structure of [Os6(CO)14(μ-CO)(μ-H)(μ-η12-C9H8N3)]

Kelvin Sze Yin Leung, Wing Tak Wong

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Treatment of [Os6(CO)16(NCR)2] (R = Me or Et) with 7-azaindole resulted in the formation of [Os6(CO)14(μ-CO)(μ-H)(μ-η1:η2-C8H5N3)(R)] involving coupling of the alkyl cyanide and 7-azaindole.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1939-1940
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society - Dalton Transactions
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 21 Jun 1998
Externally publishedYes

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