Nomination Summary for Ginkgo biloba extract (N98038)
Nominated Substances: Ginkgo biloba extract, Ginkgolide B, Ginkgo - unspecified
Nomination Date: 09/30/1998
Rationale: Potential for widespread human exposure through use as a dietary supplement to improve
brain function; some ingredients in ginkgo biloba extract are known mutagens.
NTP Principles: 2, 3
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Agent Name: Ginkgo biloba extract