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A general strategy to add diversity to ruthenium arene complexes with bioactive organic compounds via a coordinated (4-hydroxyphenyl)diphenylphosphine ligand

Type of publication Peer-reviewed
Publikationsform Original article (peer-reviewed)
Author Biancalana Lorenzo, Batchelor Lucinda K., De Palo Alice, Zacchini Stefano, Pampaloni Guido, Dyson Paul J., Marchetti Fabio,
Project Modulation of the site specificity of binding of metal-based drugs to chromatin
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Original article (peer-reviewed)

Journal Dalton Transactions
Volume (Issue) 46(36)
Page(s) 12001 - 12004
Title of proceedings Dalton Transactions
DOI 10.1039/c7dt02062g


Ruthenium arene complexes obtained by direct esterification of a phosphine ligand with bioactive carboxylic acids show enhanced cytotoxicity compared to the respective precursors.