Cyclometalated gold(iii) complexes for chemoselective cysteine modification via ligand controlled C—S bond-forming reductive elimination

Karen Ka Yan Kung, Hok Ming Ko, Jian Fang Cui, Hiu Chi Chong, Yun Chung Leung, Man Kin Wong

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Modular assembly of cyclometalated gold(iii) complexes by choosing appropriate bidentate C, N-donor ligands and ancillary ligands for chemoselective cysteine modification of peptides and proteins via C—S bond-forming reductive elimination has been achieved.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)11899-11902
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number80
Publication statusPublished - 11 Sep 2014

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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