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Gold(I) chloride

99.9% trace metals basis

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Properties

Related Categories Catalysis and Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Synthesis, Crystal Grade Inorganics, Essential Chemicals, Gold,
InChI Key   FDWREHZXQUYJFJ-UHFFFAOYSA-M
assay   99.9% trace metals basis
form   powder
mp   289 °C (dec.)(lit.)
density   7.57 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

Description

Packaging

1, 5 g in glass bottle

Application

Gold chloride was used to prepare open structures of gold nanoframes by galvanic replacement reactions. These Au nanocages find potential applications in surface plasmonics , surface- enhanced Raman spectroscopy, drug delivery, contrast-enhanced optical imaging and photothermal therapy. AuCl4 was used to wash sections in the Fontana-Masson picrosirius (FMPS) procedure in a study of simultaneous staining of melanin pigment and stromal collagen fibers.

General description

The structure of gold chloride is monoclinic. It sublimes at elevated temperatures.

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Ultra-High Purity Inorganics
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Protocols & Articles

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Gold Catalysis

Gold catalysis is playing an increasing role in organic synthesis for the facile construction of complex architectures not readily accessed by standard methods. Gold catalysts mediate unique C–C, C–O...
Aldrich ChemFiles 2007, 7.5, 10.
Keywords: Catalysis, Chemfiles, Enyne rearrangements, Heterocycle formation, Isomerizations, Methods, Organic synthesis, Rearrangements

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Gold Catalyst in Chemical Synthesis

Introduction Hashmi, Toste, Echavarren, and Haruta, among others, have fueled the advance of gold into the forefront of transition metal catalysis.1,2 Phosphine ligated gold(I) complexes have risen a...
Keywords: Asymmetric synthesis, Building blocks, Catalysis, Claisen rearrangement, Conia-Ene Reaction, Cyclizations, Cycloadditions, Cycloisomerizations, Cyclopropanations, Deprotonations, Ene reaction, Hydroaminations, Hydrogenations, Isomerizations, Ligands, Rautenstrauch rearrangements, Rearrangements, Reductions, Schmidt Reaction, Substitutions

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