Biferrocene undergoes the Vilsmeier formylation reaction to produce a mixture of many formylated biferrocenes. Both 1′-formyl and 1′,1‴-diformylbiferrocene have been isolated and characterized, and certain reactions of these substances have been investigated.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry
- Inorganic Chemistry
- Materials Chemistry