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1999, 64, 783-805
Chemistry of Cobalt Bis(dicarbollides). A ReviewIgor B. Sivaev* and Vladimir I. Bregadze
A. N. Nesmeyanov Institute of Organoelement Compounds, Russian Academy of Science, 28 Vavilov Str., 117813, Moscow, Russia
Synthesis and chemical properties of cobalt bis(dicarbollides) [commo-3,3'-Co(1,2-C2B9H11)2]- and [commo-2,2'-Co(1,7-C2B9H11)2]- and their derivatives are reviewed. An attention is also paid to potential applications of cobalt bis(dicarbollides). A review with 132 references.