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MotW16: Anticancer properties of Ruthenium(II) complexes

1 November 2010 – 8:56 am |

Ruthenium(II) complexes of the general formula [(η6-arene)Ru(XY)Z]+ were studied for their anticancer properties in A2780 human ovarian cancer cells and A549 human lung cancer cells (Inorg. Chem. 2009, 48, 9444–9453, DOI: 10.1021/ic9013366). The specific arenes …