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A Semi-Empirical Method for the Estimation of the Hydration Number of Mn(II)-Complexes

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Laboratory of Biocatalysis, Delft University of Technology, Van der Maasweg 9, 2629 HZ Delft, The Netherlands
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Department of Life Sciences and Coimbra Chemistry Centre, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Coimbra, Calçada Martim de Freitas, 3000-456 Coimbra, Portugal
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Inorganics 2018, 6(4), 116; https://doi.org/10.3390/inorganics6040116
Received: 13 September 2018 / Revised: 23 October 2018 / Accepted: 24 October 2018 / Published: 26 October 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue MRI Contrast Agents)
A semi-empirical equation to estimate the hydration number of Mn(II) complexes was derived from a database of 49 previously published 1H longitudinal Nuclear Magnetic Relaxation Dispersion profiles. This equation has the longitudinal 1H relaxivity and the molecular weight of the Mn(II) complex under consideration as parameters. View Full-Text
Keywords: relaxivity; inner-sphere water molecules; NMRD profile relaxivity; inner-sphere water molecules; NMRD profile
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Peters, J.A.; Geraldes, C.F.G.C. A Semi-Empirical Method for the Estimation of the Hydration Number of Mn(II)-Complexes. Inorganics 2018, 6, 116.

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