Iridium-catalysed 3,5-bis-borylation of phthalonitrile enables access to a family ofC(4h)octaarylphthalocyanines
Katie D Mulholland, Sangbin Yoon, Christopher C Rennie, Eleanor K Sitch, Alasdair McKay, Katharina Edkins, Robert M Edkins
Chemical Communications | ROYAL SOC CHEMISTRY | Published : 2020
R. M. E. thanks the Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 for a research fellowship, the John Fell Fund of the University of Oxford for a grant, the Analytical Chemistry Trust Fund for a summer studentship to S. B. Y., and AllyChem Co., Ltd for a gift of B2pin2. R. M. E. is grateful to Prof. Stephen Faulkner (University of Oxford) for providing laboratory space and generous support during his 1851 Fellowship.