Reaction of Dioxygen with Synthetic Copper(I) Compounds of Biological Relevance
The copper(I) complex of the imidazole-bearing pentadentate Schift base ligand, (bis[2, 6-(2-imidazol-4-ylethylimino)ethy1]pyridine), [Cu (imidH)2DAP]+ has been previously presented as a reversible dioxygen carrier at room temperature in nonaqueous media.
KeywordsEthyl Pyridine Adduct Schiff Disproportionation
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