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Methyl bromide: Target Organs and Levels of Evidence for TR-385

Toxicology and Carcinogenesis Studies of Methyl Bromide (CASRN 74-83-9) in B6C3F1 Mice (Inhalation Studies)

Chemical (Study Title)
CASRN
Peer Review Date Route/Exposure Levels Study Laboratory
Methyl bromide
74-83-9
11/19/1990 Inhalation
MICE ONLY:0,10,33,100 PPM
Brookhaven National Lab (DOE)

Levels of Evidence

Male Mice: No Evidence
Type Organ/Tissue (Lesion)
Non-Neoplastic Lesions
  • BRAIN: DEGENERATIVE CHANGES IN CEREBELLUM AND CEREBRUM
  • HEART: MYOCARDIAL DEGENERATION AND CARDIOMYOPATHY
  • BONE: STERNAL DYSPLASIA
  • NOSE: OLFACTORY EPITHELIAL NECROSIS AND METAPLASIA
Female Mice: No Evidence
Type Organ/Tissue (Lesion)
Non-Neoplastic Lesions
  • BRAIN: DEGENERATIVE CHANGES IN CEREBELLUM AND CEREBRUM
  • HEART: MYOCARDIAL DEGENERATION AND CARDIOMYOPATHY
  • BONE: STERNAL DYSPLASIA
  • NOSE: OLFACTORY EPITHELIAL NECROSIS AND METAPLASIA


Chemical (Study Title)
CASRN
Peer Review Date Route/Exposure Levels Study Laboratory
Methyl bromide
74-83-9
Inhalation
R: 0,30,120, M: 0,10,120 PPM/10 PER GROUP
Brookhaven National Lab (DOE)

Levels of Evidence: None