A leaving group strategy for the selective functionalisation of an imido Sn(II) cubane

Belén Galán, Marta E.G. Mosquera, Julie S. Palmer, Paul R. Raithby, Dominic S. Wright

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Abstract

Controlled hydrolysis of the cubane [SnN′Bu]4 with H2O in thf-MeCN provides a direct route to the oxo complex [Sn4(N′Bu)3O], reaction of which with naphNHLi (naph = 1-naphthyl) gives the heteroleptic cubane [Sn4-(N′Bu)3(Nnaph)] as the sole product.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1043-1044
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society - Dalton Transactions
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 7 Apr 1999

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  • Chemistry(all)

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