Equilibrium between Fe(iv) porphyrin and Fe(iii) porphyrin radical cation: New insight into the electronic structure of high-valent iron porphyrin complexes

Akira Ikezaki, Masashi Takahashi, Mikio Nakamura

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UV-Vis, NMR, and Mössbauer studies have revealed that [Fe(TMP)(N 3)2], showing the Mössbauer parameters quite similar to those of the ferryl species of MauG, CytP450BM3, Cyt P450 CAM, and CPO, exists as equilibrium mixtures of Fe(iv) porphyrin and Fe(iii) porphyrin radical cation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3098-3100
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number30
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Apr 18


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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