TAXOL - (33069-62-4)

introduction

prénom: Taxol; paclitaxel; (2α,4α,5β,7β,10β,13α)-4,10-bis(acetyloxy)-13-{[(2R,3S)-3-(benzoylamino)-2-hydroxy-3-phenylpropanoyl]oxy}-1,7-dihydroxy-9-oxo-5,20-epoxytax-11-en-2-yl benzoate
* IUPAC
Numero CAS: 33069-62-4
Formule chimique: C47H51NO14
Masse molaire: 853.90614 g
Pourcentage de masse: C 66.108 %; H 6.0199 %; N 1.6403 %; O 26.231 % 

Classification

• BIO • aromatique • ester • cétone

Usages / Fonction

• "...has a significant activity against several forms of cancer, especially ovarian cancer...Some anticancer drugs kill cancerous cells without acting on DNA. Certain alkaloids, such as vincristine, and taxol, kill dividing cells by preventing the formation of cellular microstructures needed for division." 1

• "Tool in study of structure and function of microtubules. Antineoplastic." 2

Propriétés physiques

Point de fusion:*
214°C †3 = 487.15 K = 417.2°F


* - 1 atm pressure
† - se décompose

Bonding

Obligations doubles: 15
Obligations Triple: 0
Obligations Sigma: 119
Obligations Pi: 15
Total: 134
carboxyl Groupes: 0
Les groupes hydroxylés: 3

Pour plus d'informations

Wikipédia
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C. D. Runowicz et. al., Cancer 71, 1591-1596 (1993)

Sources

(1) - Suchocki, John. Conceptual Chemistry: Understanding Our World of Atoms and Molecules; Addison Wesley: San Francisco, California, 2001; pp 441, 450.
(2) - The Merck Index: An Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs, and Biologicals, 13th ed.; Budavari, S.; O'Neil, M.J.; Smith, A.; Heckelman, P. E.; Kinneary, J. F., Eds.; Merck & Co.: Whitehouse Station, NJ, 2001; entry 7052.
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