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Paclitaxel is an antineoplastic or cytotoxic API from the group of taxans. Taxol is classified as a plant alkaloid. In the past it has been derived from Taxus bervifolia. Nowadays it is produced either semi-synthetically or by fermentation. Applciation of Taxol is either chemotherapy or coating of Drug Eluting Stents/Balloon cathethers or other medical devices. Mode of action is the disruption of the microtubuli-network and the inhibition of the mitosis which prohibits cell-division. Cfm Oskar Tropitzsch provides Paclitaxel in GMP/API grade along with all documents necessary for registration!
Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients - APIs
Pharmaceutical raw materials are the basis for the production of drugs and can be divided into three categories: Natural products are drugs with vegetable ingredients called Phytopharmaka. These days the majority of them ...