A hydrogen-bonded chain of edge-fused rings in 5-nitroisatin

Christopher Glidewell, John N. Low, Jan Skakle, James L. Wardell

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The title compound, C8H4N2O4, crystallizes with Z' = 2. The molecules are linked by a combination of N-H center dot center dot center dot O and C-H center dot center dot center dot O hydrogen bonds into chains of edge-fused R-4(4)(16) and R-4(4)(26) rings.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)o4572-o4574
Number of pages3
JournalActa Crystallographica Section E: Structure Reports Online
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2006


  • carbonyl interactions

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