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Drug Name:  Paclitaxel [USAN:USP:INN:BAN]
A cyclodecane isolated from the bark of the Pacific yew tree, TAXUS BREVIFOLIA. It stabilizes MICROTUBULES in their polymerized form leading to cell death.

NCI: A compound extracted from the Pacific [...] 

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