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Cyclooctapyrroles, novel macrocycles containing biladiene-a,c units

TitleCyclooctapyrroles, novel macrocycles containing biladiene-a,c units
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsChen, QQ, Dolphin, D
Date PublishedFeb
Type of ArticleArticle
ISBN Number0040-4020
Keywordsbiladiene-ac, BUILDING-BLOCK, CALIXPYRROLES, cyclooctapyrrole, cyclopolypyrroles, dipyrromethene, EXPANDED PORPHYRINS, macrocycle

Cyclooctapyrroles, novel macrocycles containing two biladiene-a,c units, were synthesized in high yield from the condensation of 3,3’-dipyrromethanes with 5,5’-diformyl-2,2’-dipyrromethane under acidic conditions. These macrocycles form dinuclear complexes with zinc(H). (C) 2003 Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved.

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