Water-soluble phosphonium salts containing 1,12-dicarba-closo- dodecaborane(12)

Joseph A. Ioppolo, Michael Kassiou, Louis M. Rendina

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The preparation of new water-soluble phosphonium salts containing 1,12-dodeca-closo-dodecaborane(12) (closo-1,12-carborane) for potential use as tumor-targeting agents in Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT) is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6457-6461
Number of pages5
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number47
Publication statusPublished - 25 Nov 2009
Externally publishedYes


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