taxoid

taxoid

Member of a class of anticancer drugs derived from yew tree products, including paclitaxel and docetaxel.
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Phase II multicenter study of larotaxel (XRP9881), a novel taxoid, in patients with metastatic breast cancer who previously received taxane-based therapy," Annals of Oncology, vol.
Molecular cloning and characterization of a cytochrome P450 taxoid 2a-hydroxylase involved in Taxol biosynthesis.
They attributed the ONJ event as being secondary to taxoid classification chemotherapy drugs (Taxol, Taxotere) used in cancer treatment.
Tokyo, Japan, Aug 22, 2005 - (JCNN) - Aventis Pharma of the sanofi-aventis Group announced on August 19 that it has obtained additional approval for TAXOTERE Injection, its proprietary taxoid antitumor agent, from the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare as of August 18.
Taxotere, like other taxoid drugs, inhibits cancer cell division by disrupting tubulin--the scaffolding in cells--which leads to phosphorylation and inactivation of Bcl-2, a protein expressed by 60%-90% of hormone-refractory prostate cancer specimens that interferes with apoptosis.
Taxotere, like other taxoid drugs, inhibits cancer cell division by disrupting tubulin--the scaffolding in cells which leads to phosphorylation and inactivation of Bcl-2, a protein expressed by 60%-90% of hormone-refractory prostate cancer specimens that interferes with apoptosis.
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Taxotere(R) (docetaxel) is a semisynthetic member of the taxoid family and is chemically related to paclitaxel (Taxol(R)).
Taxol(R) is primarily manufactured by the Bristol-Myers Squibb Company in a multi-step (9-step) semi-synthetic process from a precursor taxoid, 10-deacetyl baccatin III (10-DAB).
Further work by chemists continues to yield many derivative compounds, called taxoids, that are now commonly used in chemotherapy treatments for many types of cancer (Nicolaou et al.
Tumor-targeting drug delivery of new-generation taxoids