The structure of the title compound, H3O+·C8H18NO6 P2-, adopts a zwitterionic form containing an alkylammonium group, a hydronium ion, and two negatively charged phosphonate groups. The cycloheptyl side chain adopts a twist-chair conformation. The crystal packing is dominated by an extensive hydrogen-bonding network.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Acta Crystallographica Section C: Crystal Structure Communications|
|State||Published - Feb 2003|
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- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)