Paclitaxel is an anti-cancer taxane drug. It stabilizes microtubules arresting the cell cycle. This induces apoptosis through a JNK-dependent and JNK-independent pathway. It is used as a component of dechlorination buffer and as an internal standard for chromatographic docetaxel studies.
Paclitaxel, from Taxus brevifolia, PTX;
TAXOL®; Taxol A
MW: 853.91 g/mol
Storage/Handling: Store at -20°C.
Soluble in methanol or DMSO.
PubChem Chemical ID: 36314
|Storage/Handling||Store at -20°C.|