Research output

Synthesis, Characterisation and Cytotoxicity Studies of Ruthenium Arene Complexes Bearing Trichlorogermyl Ligands

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Standard

Synthesis, Characterisation and Cytotoxicity Studies of Ruthenium Arene Complexes Bearing Trichlorogermyl Ligands. / Blom, Burgert; Deacon-Price, Connor; Dyson, Paul J.; Riedel, Tina; Romano, Dario.

In: Inorganica Chimica Acta, Vol. 484, 12.2018, p. 513.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Harvard

APA

Vancouver

Author

Bibtex

@article{09d652fa8b734a96991f57d42f229137,
title = "Synthesis, Characterisation and Cytotoxicity Studies of Ruthenium Arene Complexes Bearing Trichlorogermyl Ligands",
abstract = "The synthesis of five half sandwich ruthenium(II) trichlorogermyl complexes of the type [(η6-Arene)Ru(PR3)Cl(GeCl3)] (PR3 = Phosphane and phosphite ligands; Arene = p-cymene or C6H5-OC2H4OH) is reported: [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(P(OMe)3)Cl(GeCl3)] (1), [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(P(OPh)3)Cl(GeCl3)] (2), [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(PPh3)Cl(GeCl3)] (3), [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(pta)Cl(GeCl3)] (pta = 1,3,5-triaza-7-phosphaadamantane) (4) and [(η6-C6H5-OC2H4OH)Ru(pta)Cl(GeCl3)] (5). The nature of the η6-arene and phosphane ligand was varied and the complexes have been prepared by facile insertion of GeCl2 (from GeCl2.(dioxane)) into the Ru-Cl bonds of the respective easily accessible precursor complexes [(η6-Arene)Ru(PR3)Cl2]. The complexes were fully spectroscopically characterized by 1H, 13C{1H} and 31P{1H} NMR spectroscopy, UV-Vis, ATR-IR, HRMS (ESI) and their thermal behavior elucidated by TGA. Their cytotoxicity to human ovarian carcinoma (A2780) and non-tumorigenic human embryonic kidney HEK293 cell lines is also reported, and represents the first cytotoxic investigations of Ru(II) germyl complexes to date. The first DFT studies (B3LYP; basis set 6- 31+G(d,p) for H, C, O, P, Cl, N, and Ge atoms and DGDZVP for Ru atom) on trichlorogermyl ruthenium complexes were carried out on complex 2 and 5 in order to gain insights into the bonding situation between Ru and Ge and are reported.",
author = "Burgert Blom and Connor Deacon-Price and Dyson, {Paul J.} and Tina Riedel and Dario Romano",
year = "2018",
month = "12",
language = "English",
volume = "484",
pages = "513",
journal = "Inorganica Chimica Acta",
issn = "0020-1693",
publisher = "Elsevier BV",

}

RIS

TY - JOUR

T1 - Synthesis, Characterisation and Cytotoxicity Studies of Ruthenium Arene Complexes Bearing Trichlorogermyl Ligands

AU - Blom, Burgert

AU - Deacon-Price, Connor

AU - Dyson, Paul J.

AU - Riedel, Tina

AU - Romano, Dario

PY - 2018/12

Y1 - 2018/12

N2 - The synthesis of five half sandwich ruthenium(II) trichlorogermyl complexes of the type [(η6-Arene)Ru(PR3)Cl(GeCl3)] (PR3 = Phosphane and phosphite ligands; Arene = p-cymene or C6H5-OC2H4OH) is reported: [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(P(OMe)3)Cl(GeCl3)] (1), [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(P(OPh)3)Cl(GeCl3)] (2), [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(PPh3)Cl(GeCl3)] (3), [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(pta)Cl(GeCl3)] (pta = 1,3,5-triaza-7-phosphaadamantane) (4) and [(η6-C6H5-OC2H4OH)Ru(pta)Cl(GeCl3)] (5). The nature of the η6-arene and phosphane ligand was varied and the complexes have been prepared by facile insertion of GeCl2 (from GeCl2.(dioxane)) into the Ru-Cl bonds of the respective easily accessible precursor complexes [(η6-Arene)Ru(PR3)Cl2]. The complexes were fully spectroscopically characterized by 1H, 13C{1H} and 31P{1H} NMR spectroscopy, UV-Vis, ATR-IR, HRMS (ESI) and their thermal behavior elucidated by TGA. Their cytotoxicity to human ovarian carcinoma (A2780) and non-tumorigenic human embryonic kidney HEK293 cell lines is also reported, and represents the first cytotoxic investigations of Ru(II) germyl complexes to date. The first DFT studies (B3LYP; basis set 6- 31+G(d,p) for H, C, O, P, Cl, N, and Ge atoms and DGDZVP for Ru atom) on trichlorogermyl ruthenium complexes were carried out on complex 2 and 5 in order to gain insights into the bonding situation between Ru and Ge and are reported.

AB - The synthesis of five half sandwich ruthenium(II) trichlorogermyl complexes of the type [(η6-Arene)Ru(PR3)Cl(GeCl3)] (PR3 = Phosphane and phosphite ligands; Arene = p-cymene or C6H5-OC2H4OH) is reported: [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(P(OMe)3)Cl(GeCl3)] (1), [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(P(OPh)3)Cl(GeCl3)] (2), [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(PPh3)Cl(GeCl3)] (3), [(η6-p-cymene)Ru(pta)Cl(GeCl3)] (pta = 1,3,5-triaza-7-phosphaadamantane) (4) and [(η6-C6H5-OC2H4OH)Ru(pta)Cl(GeCl3)] (5). The nature of the η6-arene and phosphane ligand was varied and the complexes have been prepared by facile insertion of GeCl2 (from GeCl2.(dioxane)) into the Ru-Cl bonds of the respective easily accessible precursor complexes [(η6-Arene)Ru(PR3)Cl2]. The complexes were fully spectroscopically characterized by 1H, 13C{1H} and 31P{1H} NMR spectroscopy, UV-Vis, ATR-IR, HRMS (ESI) and their thermal behavior elucidated by TGA. Their cytotoxicity to human ovarian carcinoma (A2780) and non-tumorigenic human embryonic kidney HEK293 cell lines is also reported, and represents the first cytotoxic investigations of Ru(II) germyl complexes to date. The first DFT studies (B3LYP; basis set 6- 31+G(d,p) for H, C, O, P, Cl, N, and Ge atoms and DGDZVP for Ru atom) on trichlorogermyl ruthenium complexes were carried out on complex 2 and 5 in order to gain insights into the bonding situation between Ru and Ge and are reported.

M3 - Article

VL - 484

SP - 513

JO - Inorganica Chimica Acta

T2 - Inorganica Chimica Acta

JF - Inorganica Chimica Acta

SN - 0020-1693

ER -