Paclitaxel

Name
Paclitaxel
Alternate Names
BMS-181339-01
BMY-45622
Taxol
Abbreviations
None
Category
Chemotherapy
Subcategory
Mitotic inhibitor
plant alkaloid
Taxane
NSC Number
125973
673089
Primary Site
breast
Gastric
head & neck cancer
Kaposi's sarcoma
non-small cell lung cancers
ovarian
Histology
None
Remarks
Phase I (gastric) FDA approved uses on breast, ovarian, non-small cell lung cancers, and Kaposi's sarcoma. Bristol-Myers Squibb.
Coding
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