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A cyclodecane isolated from the bark of the Pacific yew tree, TAXUS BREVIFOLIA. It stabilizes MICROTUBULES in their polymerized form leading to cell death.

Year introduced: 1995

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Tree Number(s): D02.455.426.392.368.242.888.777, D02.455.849.291.850.777

MeSH Unique ID: D017239

Registry Number: P88XT4IS4D

Entry Terms:

  • Taxol
  • Bris Taxol
  • Taxol, Bris
  • Taxol A
  • Paclitaxel, (4 alpha)-Isomer
  • NSC-125973
  • NSC125973
  • NSC 125973
  • Paxene
  • Anzatax
  • Onxol
  • 7-epi-Taxol
  • 7 epi Taxol
  • Praxel

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