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Catalytic reactions with low-valency ambiphilic gallium complexes

A one-pot method is introduced for synthesizing highly reactive and potentially chiral low-valency Ga(i) complexes, facilitating their application as a versatile catalyst.

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Fig. 1: Unlocking the catalytic potential of ambiphilic Ga(i) complexes.


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Azrou, D., Bour, C. Catalytic reactions with low-valency ambiphilic gallium complexes. Nat. Synth 3, 679–680 (2024).

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