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TDMS Study 96021-01 Pathology Tables

                                                                                                                                   
NTP                                        STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF PRIMARY TUMORS                              REPORT: PEIRPT08     
LAB: Battelle Columbus                        TOXIC EQUIVALENCY FACTOR EVALUATION (PCB 153)                    DATE: 02/09/04       
EXPERIMENT: 96021 TEST: 01                                                                                     TIME: 10:11:12       
TEST TYPE:  CHRONIC                             CAGES FROM 0000 TO LAST CAGE                                                        
CONT: NO1-ES-75411                              ROUTE: GAVAGE                                                  NTP C#: C96021       
PATHOLOGIST: SELLS, DONALD                                                                                     CAS: 35065-27-1      
Rats(SPRAGUE-DAWLEY)                                                                                                                
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FOR ALL DOSES THE TUMOR RATES IN THE FOLLOWING TISSUES/ORGANS ARE                                                                   
BASED ON NUMBER OF TISSUES EXAMINED.  IN OTHER TISSUES/ORGANS RATES                                                                 
ARE BASED ON THE NUMBER OF ANIMALS NECROPSIED.                                                                                      
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                                                 Adrenal Cortex                                                                     
                                                 Adrenal Medulla                                                                    
                                                 Bone Marrow                                                                        
                                                 Brain                                                                              
                                                 Clitoral/Preputial Gland                                                           
                                                 Heart                                                                              
                                                 Islets, Pancreatic                                                                 
                                                 Kidney                                                                             
                                                 Liver                                                                              
                                                 Lung                                                                               
                                                 Ovary                                                                              
                                                 Pancreas                                                                           
                                                 Parathyroid Gland                                                                  
                                                 Pituitary Gland                                                                    
                                                 Thyroid Gland                                                                      
                                                                                                                                   
NTP                                        STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF PRIMARY TUMORS                              REPORT: PEIRPT08     
LAB: Battelle Columbus                        TOXIC EQUIVALENCY FACTOR EVALUATION (PCB 153)                    DATE: 02/09/04       
EXPERIMENT: 96021 TEST: 01                                                                                     TIME: 10:11:12       
TEST TYPE:  CHRONIC                             CAGES FROM 0000 TO LAST CAGE                                                        
CONT: NO1-ES-75411                              ROUTE: GAVAGE                                                  NTP C#: C96021       
PATHOLOGIST: SELLS, DONALD                                                                                     CAS: 35065-27-1      
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
SUMMARY OF STATISTICALLY SIGNIFICANT (P<=.05) RESULTS                                                                               
IN THE ANALYSIS OF      TOXIC EQUIVALENCY FACTOR EVALUATION (                                                                       
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Female Rats                                                                                                                         
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Organ                                  Morphology                                                                                   
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Adrenal Medulla                        Pheochromocytoma Benign                                                                      
                                       Pheochromocytoma: Benign, Complex, Malignant, NOS                                            
Islets, Pancreatic                     Carcinoma or Adenoma                                                                         
Liver                                  Cholangioma                                                                                  
Mammary Gland                          Adenoma                                                                                      
                                       Carcinoma                                                                                    
                                       Carcinoma or Adenoma                                                                         
                                       Fibroadenoma                                                                                 
                                       Fibroma, Fibroadenoma or Adenoma                                                             
                                       Fibroma, Fibroadenoma, Carcinoma, or Adenoma                                                 
Pituitary Gland: Pars Distalis or Unspecified Site                                                                                  
                                       Adenoma                                                                                      
                                       Carcinoma or Adenoma                                                                         
Skin                                   Fibroma                                                                                      
                                       Fibroma, Fibrosarcoma, Sarcoma, Myxoma, Myxosarcoma, or Fibrous Histiocytoma                 
                                       Fibrosarcoma                                                                                 
                                       Fibrosarcoma, Sarcoma, Myxosarcoma, or Fibrous Histiocytoma                                  
Thyroid Gland: C-Cell                  Adenoma                                                                                      
                                       Carcinoma                                                                                    
                                       Carcinoma or Adenoma                                                                         
Thyroid Gland: Follicular Cell         Adenoma                                                                                      
Uterus                                 Polyp Stromal                                                                                
Vagina                                 Schwannoma Malignant                                                                         
All Organs                             Benign Tumors                                                                                
                                       Malignant Tumors                                                                             
                                       Malignant and Benign Tumors                                                                  
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                                         Terminal Sacrifice at 105 weeks                                                            
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Adrenal Medulla                                                                                                                  | 
|     Pheochromocytoma Benign                                                                                                     | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                                                                                                             | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              6/50 (12%)                                        3/51 (6%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              6/37.40                                           3/33.81                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              16.0%                                             8.9%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              2/20 (10%)                                        1/21 (5%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              591                                               586                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.297N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.297N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.266N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.328N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.280N                     | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.234N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Adrenal Medulla                                                                                                                  | 
|     Pheochromocytoma: Benign, Complex, Malignant, NOS                                                                           | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                                                                                                             | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              6/50 (12%)                                        3/51 (6%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              6/37.40                                           3/33.81                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              16.0%                                             8.9%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              2/20 (10%)                                        1/21 (5%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              591                                               586                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.297N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.297N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.266N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.328N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.280N                     | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.234N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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                                         Terminal Sacrifice at 105 weeks                                                            
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Islets, Pancreatic                                                                                                               | 
|     Carcinoma or Adenoma                                                                                                        | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                                                                                                             | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              2/50 (4%)                                         0/51 (0%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              2/36.65                                           0/33.11                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              5.5%                                              0.0%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              1/20 (5%)                                         0/21 (0%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              656                                               ---                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.258N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.273N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.253N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.294N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.262N                     | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.243N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Liver                                                                                                                            | 
|     Cholangioma                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                                                                                                             | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              2/50 (4%)                                         0/51 (0%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              2/36.38                                           0/33.11                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              5.5%                                              0.0%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              2/20 (10%)                                        0/21 (0%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              731 (T)                                           ---                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.226N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.270N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.252N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.288N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                (e)                          | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.243N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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                                         Terminal Sacrifice at 105 weeks                                                            
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Mammary Gland                                                                                                                    | 
|     Adenoma                                                                                                                     | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              0/50 (0%)                                         2/51 (4%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              0/36.38                                           2/33.52                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              0.0%                                              6.0%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              0/20 (0%)                                         1/21 (5%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              ---                                               612                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.224                      | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.228                      | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.233                      | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.225                      | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.221                      | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.252                      | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Mammary Gland                                                                                                                    | 
|     Carcinoma                                                                                                                   | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              10/50 (20%)                                       2/51 (4%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              10/38.41                                          2/34.52                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              26.0%                                             5.8%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              4/20 (20%)                                        0/21 (0%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              245                                               79                           | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.026N*                    | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.020N*                    | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.016N*                    | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.026N*                    | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.013N*                    | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.013N*                    | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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                                         Terminal Sacrifice at 105 weeks                                                            
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Mammary Gland                                                                                                                    | 
|     Carcinoma or Adenoma                                                                                                        | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              10/50 (20%)                                       3/51 (6%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              10/38.41                                          3/34.52                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              26.0%                                             8.7%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              4/20 (20%)                                        1/21 (5%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              245                                               79                           | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.055N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.051N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.040N*                    | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.063N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.033N*                    | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.033N*                    | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Mammary Gland                                                                                                                    | 
|     Fibroadenoma                                                                                                                | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              30/50 (60%)                                       32/51 (63%)                  | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              30/43.00                                          32/44.62                     | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              69.8%                                             71.7%                        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              11/20 (55%)                                       13/21 (62%)                  | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              360                                               360                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.349                      | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.513                      | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.516                      | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.487                      | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.418                      | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.469                      | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Mammary Gland                                                                                                                    | 
|     Fibroma, Fibroadenoma or Adenoma                                                                                            | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              30/50 (60%)                                       33/51 (65%)                  | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              30/43.00                                          33/44.62                     | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              69.8%                                             74.0%                        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              11/20 (55%)                                       14/21 (67%)                  | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              360                                               360                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.298                      | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.416                      | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.424                      | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.386                      | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.334                      | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.389                      | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Mammary Gland                                                                                                                    | 
|     Fibroma, Fibroadenoma, Carcinoma, or Adenoma                                                                                | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              37/50 (74%)                                       34/51 (67%)                  | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              37/44.76                                          34/45.62                     | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              82.7%                                             74.5%                        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              14/20 (70%)                                       14/21 (67%)                  | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              245                                               79                           | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.490N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.233N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.213N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.290N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.306N                     | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.278N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Pituitary Gland: Pars Distalis or Unspecified Site                                                                               | 
|     Adenoma                                                                                                                     | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                                                                                                             | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              23/50 (46%)                                       11/50 (22%)                  | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              23/39.65                                          11/34.40                     | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              58.0%                                             32.0%                        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              14/20 (70%)                                       7/21 (33%)                   | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              437                                               486                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.014N*                    | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.017N*                    | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.011N*                    | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.028N*                    | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.019N*                    | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.010N*                    | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Pituitary Gland: Pars Distalis or Unspecified Site                                                                               | 
|     Carcinoma or Adenoma                                                                                                        | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                                                                                                             | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              24/50 (48%)                                       12/50 (24%)                  | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              24/40.16                                          12/34.62                     | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              59.8%                                             34.7%                        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              14/20 (70%)                                       7/21 (33%)                   | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              437                                               486                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.019N*                    | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.021N*                    | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.013N*                    | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.035N*                    | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.020N*                    | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.011N*                    | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Skin                                                                                                                             | 
|     Fibroma                                                                                                                     | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              2/50 (4%)                                         0/51 (0%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              2/37.14                                           0/33.11                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              5.4%                                              0.0%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              1/20 (5%)                                         0/21 (0%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              452                                               ---                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.239N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.278N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.256N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.300N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.226N                     | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.243N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Skin                                                                                                                             | 
|     Fibroma, Fibrosarcoma, Sarcoma, Myxoma, Myxosarcoma,                                                                        | 
|     or Fibrous Histiocytoma                                                                                                     | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              7/50 (14%)                                        0/51 (0%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              7/38.88                                           0/33.11                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              18.0%                                             0.0%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              2/20 (10%)                                        0/21 (0%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              183                                               ---                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.014N*                    | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.014N*                    | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.011N*                    | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.020N*                    | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.007N**                   | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.006N**                   | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Skin                                                                                                                             | 
|     Fibrosarcoma                                                                                                                | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              4/50 (8%)                                         0/51 (0%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              4/37.78                                           0/33.11                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              10.6%                                             0.0%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              1/20 (5%)                                         0/21 (0%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              183                                               ---                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.072N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.083N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.072N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.096N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.053N                     | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.056N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Skin                                                                                                                             | 
|     Fibrosarcoma, Sarcoma, Myxosarcoma, or Fibrous Histiocytoma                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              5/50 (10%)                                        0/51 (0%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              5/38.11                                           0/33.11                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              13.1%                                             0.0%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              1/20 (5%)                                         0/21 (0%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              183                                               ---                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.044N*                    | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.046N*                    | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.038N*                    | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.057N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.028N*                    | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.027N*                    | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Thyroid Gland: C-Cell                                                                                                            | 
|     Adenoma                                                                                                                     | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                                                                                                             | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              18/49 (37%)                                       7/51 (14%)                   | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              18/37.75                                          7/33.34                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              47.7%                                             21.0%                        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              11/20 (55%)                                       6/21 (29%)                   | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              437                                               668                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.010N*                    | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.014N*                    | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.009N**                   | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.023N*                    | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.017N*                    | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.007N**                   | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Thyroid Gland: C-Cell                                                                                                            | 
|     Carcinoma                                                                                                                   | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                                                                                                             | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              3/49 (6%)                                         0/51 (0%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              3/36.14                                           0/33.11                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              8.3%                                              0.0%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              1/20 (5%)                                         0/21 (0%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              669                                               ---                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.143N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.140N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.125N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.158N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.138N                     | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.114N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Thyroid Gland: C-Cell                                                                                                            | 
|     Carcinoma or Adenoma                                                                                                        | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                                                                                                             | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              19/49 (39%)                                       7/51 (14%)                   | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              19/37.90                                          7/33.34                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              50.1%                                             21.0%                        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              11/20 (55%)                                       6/21 (29%)                   | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              437                                               668                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.007N**                   | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.008N**                   | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.005N**                   | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.014N*                    | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.010N*                    | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.004N**                   | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Thyroid Gland: Follicular Cell                                                                                                   | 
|     Adenoma                                                                                                                     | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                                                                                                             | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              2/49 (4%)                                         0/51 (0%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              2/35.75                                           0/33.11                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              5.6%                                              0.0%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              2/20 (10%)                                        0/21 (0%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              731 (T)                                           ---                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.226N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.264N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.245N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.283N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                (e)                          | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.238N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Uterus                                                                                                                           | 
|     Polyp Stromal                                                                                                               | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              4/50 (8%)                                         2/51 (4%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              4/37.16                                           2/33.11                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              10.8%                                             6.0%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              1/20 (5%)                                         2/21 (10%)                   | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              624                                               731 (T)                      | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.375N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.401N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.366N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.440N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.390N                     | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.329N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Vagina                                                                                                                           | 
|     Schwannoma Malignant                                                                                                        | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              0/50 (0%)                                         3/51 (6%)                    | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              0/36.38                                           3/34.55                      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              0.0%                                              8.7%                         | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              0/20 (0%)                                         1/21 (5%)                    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              ---                                               442                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.119                      | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.111                      | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.115                      | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.108                      | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.133                      | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.125                      | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|All Organs                                                                                                                       | 
|     Benign Tumors                                                                                                               | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              44/50 (88%)                                       40/51 (78%)                  | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              44/45.72                                          40/45.55                     | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              96.2%                                             87.8%                        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              19/20 (95%)                                       18/21 (86%)                  | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              360                                               360                          | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.447N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.105N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.087N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.168N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.204N                     | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.154N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|All Organs                                                                                                                       | 
|     Malignant Tumors                                                                                                            | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              23/50 (46%)                                       12/51 (24%)                  | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              23/43.60                                          12/38.88                     | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              52.8%                                             30.9%                        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              7/20 (35%)                                        3/21 (14%)                   | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              183                                               79                           | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.058N                     | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.033N*                    | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.023N*                    | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.046N*                    | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.009N**                   | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.015N*                    | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
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|                   |                                                                                                             | 
|                   |                                                      Females                                                | 
|Dose               |                              3000 UG/                                          3000                         | 
|                   |                              KG STOP                                           UG/KG                        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|All Organs                                                                                                                       | 
|     Malignant and Benign Tumors                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |                              #                                                 #                            | 
|-----------        |                                                                                                             | 
|OVERALL (a)        |                              49/50 (98%)                                       48/51 (94%)                  | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |                              49/50.00                                          48/50.33                     | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |                              98.0%                                             95.4%                        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |                              19/20 (95%)                                       19/21 (91%)                  | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |                              183                                               79                           | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                                                                             | 
|-------------------|                                                                                                             | 
|LIFE TABLE         |                                                                                P=0.484                      | 
|POLY 3             |                                                                                P=0.427N                     | 
|POLY 1.5           |                                                                                P=0.378N                     | 
|POLY 6             |                                                                                P=0.475N                     | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|                                                                                P=0.277N                     | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |                                                                                P=0.316N                     | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |                                                                                (e)                          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
(a)  Number of tumor-bearing animals /  number of animals examined at site.                                                         
(b)  Number of tumor-bearing animals / Poly-3 number                                                                                
(d)  Observed incidence at terminal kill.                                                                                           
(f)  Beneath the control incidence are the P-values associated with the trend                                                       
test.  Beneath the dosed group incidence are the P-values corresponding to                                                          
pairwise comparisons between the controls and that dosed group.  The life                                                           
table analysis regards tumors in animals dying prior to  terminal kill as                                                           
 being (directly or indirectly) the cause of death.                                                                                 
Logistic regression is an alternative                                                                                               
 method for analyzing the incidence of non-fatal tumors. The Cochran-Armitage                                                       
and Fishers exact tests compare directly the overall incidence rates                                                                
For all tests a negative trend is indicated by N                                                                                    
(e)  Value of Statistic cannot be computed.                                                                                         
(g)  Poly-3 adjusted lifetime tumor incidence.                                                                                      
(I)  Interim sacrifice                                                                                                              
(T)  Terminal sacrifice                                                                                                             
#   Tumor rates based on number of animals necropsied.                                                                              
*   To the right of any statistical result, indicates significance at (P<=0.05).                                                    
**  To the right of any statistical result, indicates significance at (P<=0.01).                                                    
NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.