Cephalomannine is a diterpene alkaloid compound with antineoplastic properties. Cephalomannine is similar in structure to paclitaxel and can be used as a synthetic material for docetaxel and paclitaxel.
|Mechanism of Action||Cephalomannine is thought to inhibit cell division by binding to polymeric tubulin and forming a stabilized microtubule.|
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