Strongly reducing magnesium(0) complexes.

@article{Rsch2021StronglyRM,
  title={Strongly reducing magnesium(0) complexes.},
  author={Bastian R{\"o}sch and Thomas Xaver Gentner and Jonathan Eyselein and Jens Langer and Holger Elsen and Sjoerd Harder},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2021},
  volume={592 7856},
  pages={
          717-721
        }
}
A complex of a metal in its zero oxidation state can be considered a stabilized, but highly reactive, form of a single metal atom. Such complexes are common for the more noble transition metals. Although rare examples are known for electronegative late-main-group p-block metals or semimetals1-6, it is a challenge to isolate early-main-group s-block metals in their zero oxidation state7-11. This is directly related to their very low electronegativity and strong tendency to oxidize. Here we… 
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