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Camptotheca

Known as: Camptothecas 
A plant genus of the family NYSSACEAE (sometimes classified in the CORNACEAE family). It is a source of CAMPTOTHECIN.
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Unlike previously characterized monoterpene indole alkaloid (MIA)-producing plants, Camptotheca acuminata uses an alternative… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Fungal endophytes inhabit healthy tissues of all terrestrial plant taxa studied and occasionally produce host-specific compounds… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The pentacyclic quinoline alkaloid camptothecin (1) is a potent antineoplastic agent. Two of its analogues, 9-methoxycamptothecin… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Leaf spots and root rots are major fungal diseases in Camptotheca acuminata that limit cultivation of the plant for camptothecin… 
Review
2004
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Camptothecin (CPT) is an anticancer and antiviral alkaloid produced by the Chinese tree Camptotheca acuminata (Nyssaceae) and… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Review
1997
Review
1997
  • M. Rothenberg
  • Annals of oncology : official journal of the…
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 11393718
This review presents a summary of preclinical and clinical data on the topoisomerase I (topo I) inhibitors that are under… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
Camptothecin and taxol are secondary metabolites found, respectively, in the wood bark of Camptotheca acuminata, a native of…