Synthesis, structure, and stability studies of dimeric gadolinium(III) complexes containing cyclic polyaminopolycarboxylic bisamide ligands

Angela Pui Ling Tong, Wing Tak Wong

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Dimeric gadolinium complexes containing polyaminopolycarboxylate bisamide ligands have been synthesized and characterized. They contain one coordinated water molecule in the solid state and in aqueous medium. Their thermodynamic stability is found to be high and suitable for MRI investigation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1323-1326
Number of pages4
JournalInorganic Chemistry Communications
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2008
Externally publishedYes


  • Crystal structure
  • Gadolinium
  • Macrocyclic ligand
  • Thermodynamic stability

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Materials Chemistry

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