Taxus

Known as: Conifera, yews, Taxus L. 
Genus of coniferous yew trees or shrubs, several species of which have medicinal uses. Notable is the Pacific yew, Taxus brevifolia, which is used to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Illumina second generation sequencing is now an efficient route for generating enormous sequence collections that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Taxol (paclitaxel) is a potent anticancer drug first isolated from the Taxus brevifolia Pacific yew tree. Currently, cost… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Polymer-based sirolimus- (Cypher) and paclitaxel-eluting (Taxus) drug eluting stents have become the treatment of choice for… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Percutaneous coronary intervention has become the most frequently used method of myocardial revascularization.1,2 The advent of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES We sought to determine the safety and efficacy of polymer-regulated site-specific delivery of paclitaxel in patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The safety and efficacy of the slow-release, polymer-based, paclitaxel-eluting stent after implantation in a broad… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The first clinical study of paclitaxel-eluting stent for de novo lesions showed promising results. We performed the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Pestalotiopsis microspora was isolated from the inner bark of a small limb of Himalayan yew, Taxus wallachiana, and was shown to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
TAXOL (Fig. 1) was isolated from the plant Taxus brevifolia (western yew) by Wani et al., who reported that the molecule has… (More)
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