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Scientific Review of 2-Amino-3-methylimidazo[4,5-f]quinoline (IQ)

CASRN 76180-96-6
Status: Listed in the Report on Carcinogens (RoC)

Primary Uses or Exposures: One of a series of heterocyclic amines that is formed in food during heating or cooking and is found in cooked meats and eggs. It is also found in cigarette smoke.

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