Reese, Paul, B.,; Ruddock, Peter L.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Chemistry; Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
An unexpected product from the reaction of Mercury(II) Trifluoroacetate with 3-Substituted D5 Steroids
Journal of Chemical Research. Synopses
Date of Publication
The preparation of new mercury-containing steroid, the precursor to an important pharmaceutical agent, is described. The mechanism by which this compound was formed is discussed. The synthesis of a range of related compounds was also included