A cobalt complex of a microbial arene oxidation product

Dominic Van Der Waals, Thomas Pugh, M A Khan, A J W Stewart, Andrew L Johnson, Simon E Lewis

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We report the first synthesis of a cobalt Cp diene complex wherein the diene is derived by microbial dearomatising dihydroxylation of an aromatic ring. The complex has been characterised crystallographically and its structure is compared to that of an uncomplexed diene precursor.
Original languageEnglish
Article number80
JournalChemistry Central Journal
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 7 Dec 2011


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