Highly reactive form of magnesium stabilized by bulky ligands

Highly reactive form of magnesium stabilized by bulky ligands

Nature, Published online: 28 April 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-01014-x

Magnesium atoms typically lose two electrons to form chemical compounds. A reactive complex has finally been made in which magnesium keeps all of its electrons, and which can be thought of as a soluble form of the metal.Highly reactive form of magnesium stabilized by bulky ligands
Source: Nature