Russian Journal of General Chemistry

, Volume 88, Issue 11, pp 2449–2452 | Cite as

Synthesis of a 16-Membered P4N2 Macrocycle with Pyridyl-Substituted Phosphorus Atoms

  • T. I. WittmannEmail author
  • E. I. Musina
  • I. A. Litvinov
  • A. A. Karasik
  • O. G. Sinyashin
Letters to the Editor


The first example of 16-membered aminomethylphosphines with pyridyl substituents on the phosphorus atom was synthesized as an RSSR isomer by covalent self-assembly in the system 1,3-bis[(pyridin-2-yl)phosphino]propane–formaldehyde–isopropylamine.


macrocycle corand aminomethylphosphine covalent self-assembly 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. I. Wittmann
    • 1
    Email author
  • E. I. Musina
    • 1
  • I. A. Litvinov
    • 1
  • A. A. Karasik
    • 1
  • O. G. Sinyashin
    • 1
  1. 1.A.E. Arbuzov Institute of Organic and Physical Chemistry, FRC Kazan Scientific CenterRussian Academy of SciencesKazan, TatarstanRussia

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