N-heterocyclic carbene embedded in an N-confused porphyrin framework

Motoki Toganoh, Takayoshi Hihara, Hiroyuki Furuta

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A rhenium(I) complex of an N-heterocyclic carbene ligand embedded in an N-confused porphyrin core was serendipitously synthesized by the reaction of an inner-methylated N-confused porphyrin with Re2(CO)10.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8182-8184
Number of pages3
JournalInorganic Chemistry
Issue number18
Publication statusPublished - Sep 20 2010


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

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