An unbridged platinum(III) dimer with added chloro ligands in equatorial sites, [Pt2Cl2(phpy)4] (Hphpy = phenylpyridine), synthesized by an oxidation with aurous complex

Tadashi Yamaguchi, Osamu Kubota, Tasuku Ito

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An unsupported platinum(III) dimer having added chloro ligands at equatorial sites and novel axial-equatorial chelate ligands, [Pt 2Cl2(phpy)4] (Hphpy = phenylpyridine) was obtained from an oxidative addition reaction of [Pt(phpy)2] with [AuCl(SMe2)].

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)190-191
Number of pages2
JournalChemistry Letters
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Feb 5


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