Isolation and direct observation of intramolecular hydroacylation of a cis-hydridopent-4-enoylrhodium(III) complex

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A stable cis-hydridopentenoylrhodium(III) trimethylphosphine complex, isolated from oxidative addition of pent-4-enal to RhCl(PMe3) 3, undergoes intramolecular hydroacylation to cyclopentanone.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1357-1358
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number23
Publication statusPublished - 1982


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