Synthesis and structure of a novel pentacoordinate organogermanium compound

Yoshito Takeuchi, Katsumi Tanaka, Keiko Tanaka, Mayumi Ohnishi-Kameyama, Alajos Kálmán, László Párkányi

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Reaction between ButGeCl3 and mercaptoacetic acid afforded a novel type of pentacoordinate germanium compound via ButGe(SCH2CO2H)3 which loses one mole of SCH2CO2H to afford the pentacoordinate species.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2289-2290
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number21
Publication statusPublished - Nov 7 1998


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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