Pyridine analogue of macrocyclic polyyne C58H4N2 as a precursor to diazafullerene C58N2

Tobe Yoshito*, Hironobu Nakanishi, Motohiro Sonoda, Tomonari Wakabayashi, Yohji Achiba

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(1,3,5)Pyridinophanes having [4.3.2]propellatriene units were synthesized as precursors to macrocyclic polyyne C58H4N2; diazafullerene anion C58N2 - was detected in the laser desorption mass spectrum of the pyridinophanes.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1625-1626
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number17
StatePublished - 7 Sep 1999

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