Isolation and reactivity of a gold( i ) hydroxytrifluoroborate complex stabilized by anion-π + interactions Academic Article uri icon


  • A new ambiphilic phosphine-xanthylium ligand is described, along with its ability to stabilize a catalytically competent Au–μ(OH)–BF3 complex via anion-πinteractions.

published proceedings

  • Chemical Communications

altmetric score

  • 7.85

author list (cited authors)

  • Zhou, J., Litle, E. D., & Gabbaï, F. P.

citation count

  • 2

complete list of authors

  • Zhou, Jiliang||Litle, Elishua D||Gabbaï, François P

publication date

  • October 2021