Taxus baccata

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Taxus baccata,

n See yew.
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The findings are of particular importance because the European yew tree is not scarce.
Holton, an organic chemist at Florida State University of Tallahassee, has also come up with an efficient way to join the leaf compound of the European yew with the side chain.
Already Potier has found that one compound derived from the European yew, called Taxotere, is more soluble and more efficient than taxol at killing lab-grown cancer cells.

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