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TDMS Study 97013-11 Pathology Tables

NTP                                        STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF PRIMARY TUMORS                              REPORT: PEIRPT08     
LAB: Battelle Columbus                          WATER DISINFECTION MODEL (SODIUM BROMATE)                      DATE: 06/18/04       
EXPERIMENT: 97013 TEST: 11                                                                                     TIME: 09:19:01       
TEST TYPE:  SUBCHRON 26-WEEK                    CAGES FROM 0000 TO LAST CAGE                                   PAGE:       1        
CONT: N01-ES-65406                              ROUTE: SKIN APPLICATION                                        NTP C#: 97013B       
PATHOLOGIST: TOFT, JOHN                                                                                        CAS: 7789-38-0       
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               TREATMENT GROUPS:       INCLUDE 001    0 MG/KG                                                                       
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                                       INCLUDE 003    64 MG/KG                                                                      
                                       INCLUDE 004    64 MG/KG                                                                      
                                       INCLUDE 005    128     MG/KG                                                                 
                                       INCLUDE 006    128     MG/KG                                                                 
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NTP                                        STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF PRIMARY TUMORS                              REPORT: PEIRPT08     
LAB: Battelle Columbus                          WATER DISINFECTION MODEL (SODIUM BROMATE)                      DATE: 06/18/04       
EXPERIMENT: 97013 TEST: 11                                                                                     TIME: 09:19:01       
TEST TYPE:  SUBCHRON 26-WEEK                    CAGES FROM 0000 TO LAST CAGE                                                        
CONT: N01-ES-65406                              ROUTE: SKIN APPLICATION                                        NTP C#: 97013B       
PATHOLOGIST: TOFT, JOHN                                                                                        CAS: 7789-38-0       
Mice(TG.AC HETEROZYGOUS TRANSGENIC)                                                                                                 
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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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NTP                                        STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF PRIMARY TUMORS                              REPORT: PEIRPT08     
LAB: Battelle Columbus                          WATER DISINFECTION MODEL (SODIUM BROMATE)                      DATE: 06/18/04       
EXPERIMENT: 97013 TEST: 11                                                                                     TIME: 09:19:01       
TEST TYPE:  SUBCHRON 26-WEEK                    CAGES FROM 0000 TO LAST CAGE                                                        
CONT: N01-ES-65406                              ROUTE: SKIN APPLICATION                                        NTP C#: 97013B       
PATHOLOGIST: TOFT, JOHN                                                                                        CAS: 7789-38-0       
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
SUMMARY OF STATISTICALLY SIGNIFICANT (P<=.05) RESULTS                                                                               
IN THE ANALYSIS OF        WATER DISINFECTION MODEL (SODIUM BR                                                                       
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Male Mice                                                                                                                           
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All Organs                             Benign Tumors                                                                                
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Skin                                   Squamous Cell Papilloma                                                                      
All Organs                             Malignant and Benign Tumors                                                                  
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       Date:  06/18/04                           EXPERIMENT: 97013 TEST: 11                                            Page 1       
Statistical Analysis of Primary Tumors in Mice(TG.AC HETEROZYGOUS TRANSGENIC)        -         WATER DISINFECTION MODEL (SODIUM BR  
                                         Terminal Sacrifice at 26 weeks                                                             
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                        |                                                    | 
|                   |                              Males                     |                       Females                      | 
|Dose               |     0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256         |0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256          | 
|                   |                               MG/KG        MG/KG       |                          MG/KG        MG/KG        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|Skin                                                                                                                             | 
|     Squamous Cell Papilloma                                                                                                     | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
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|TUMOR RATES        |     #            #            #            #           |#            #            #            #            | 
|-----------        |                                                        |                                                    | 
|OVERALL (a)        |     2/15 (13%)   3/15 (20%)   2/15 (13%)   4/15 (27%)  |5/15 (33%)   3/15 (20%)   4/15 (27%)   9/15 (60%)   | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |     2/12.62      3/12.51      2/13.58      4/15.00     |5/13.44      3/11.94      4/12.60      9/11.71      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |     15.9%        24.0%        14.7%        26.7%       |37.2%        25.1%        31.8%        76.8%        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |     2/12 (17%)   2/11 (18%)   2/13 (15%)   4/15 (27%)  |4/11 (36%)   2/10 (20%)   4/11 (36%)   9/11 (82%)   | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |     181 (T)      176          181 (T)      181 (T)     |146          152          182 (T)      182 (T)      | 
|-------------------|                                                        |                                                    | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                        |                                                    | 
|-------------------|                                                        |                                                    | 
|LIFE TABLE         |     P=0.406      P=0.467      P=0.673N     P=0.439     |P=0.044 *    P=0.407N     P=0.519N     P=0.112      | 
|POLY 3             |     P=0.361      P=0.496      P=0.673N     P=0.414     |P=0.019 *    P=0.412N     P=0.547N     P=0.045 *    | 
|POLY 1.5           |     P=0.339      P=0.497      P=0.677N     P=0.394     |P=0.026 *    P=0.397N     P=0.519N     P=0.067      | 
|POLY 6             |     P=0.377      P=0.496      P=0.672N     P=0.428     |P=0.015 *    P=0.410N     P=0.577N     P=0.037 *    | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|     P=0.383      P=0.490      P=0.673N     P=0.439     |P=0.024 *    P=0.392N     P=0.528N     P=0.063      | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |     P=0.268      P=0.500      P=0.701N     P=0.326     |P=0.045 *    P=0.341N     P=0.500N     P=0.136      | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |     P=0.390      (e)          (e)          (e)         |P=0.010 *    (e)          (e)          (e)          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                        |                                                    | 
|                   |                              Males                     |                       Females                      | 
|Dose               |     0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256         |0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256          | 
|                   |                               MG/KG        MG/KG       |                          MG/KG        MG/KG        | 
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|Stomach, Forestomach                                                                                                             | 
|     Squamous Cell Papilloma                                                                                                     | 
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|TUMOR RATES        |     #            #            #            #           |#            #            #            #            | 
|-----------        |                                                        |                                                    | 
|OVERALL (a)        |     3/15 (20%)   6/15 (40%)   6/15 (40%)   7/15 (47%)  |6/15 (40%)   6/15 (40%)   7/15 (47%)   8/15 (53%)   | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |     3/13.10      6/13.36      6/13.58      7/15.00     |6/12.95      6/12.85      7/13.14      8/12.55      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |     22.9%        44.9%        44.2%        46.7%       |46.3%        46.7%        53.3%        63.7%        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |     2/12 (17%)   5/11 (46%)   6/13 (46%)   7/15 (47%)  |6/11 (55%)   4/10 (40%)   6/11 (55%)   7/11 (64%)   | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |     146          74           181 (T)      181 (T)     |182 (T)      81           140          99           | 
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|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                        |                                                    | 
|-------------------|                                                        |                                                    | 
|LIFE TABLE         |     P=0.283      P=0.189      P=0.262      P=0.235     |P=0.271      P=0.565      P=0.494      P=0.348      | 
|POLY 3             |     P=0.200      P=0.218      P=0.228      P=0.182     |P=0.217      P=0.644      P=0.515      P=0.313      | 
|POLY 1.5           |     P=0.183      P=0.222      P=0.231      P=0.170     |P=0.230      P=0.633      P=0.517      P=0.323      | 
|POLY 6             |     P=0.207      P=0.207      P=0.218      P=0.185     |P=0.221      P=0.632N     P=0.519      P=0.330      | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|     P=0.163      P=0.212      P=0.243      P=0.165     |P=0.214      P=0.591      P=0.451      P=0.260      | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |     P=0.120      P=0.213      P=0.213      P=0.123     |P=0.255      P=0.645N     P=0.500      P=0.358      | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |     P=0.156      (e)          (e)          (e)         |P=0.303      (e)          (e)          (e)          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
       Date:  06/18/04                           EXPERIMENT: 97013 TEST: 11                                            Page 2       
Statistical Analysis of Primary Tumors in Mice(TG.AC HETEROZYGOUS TRANSGENIC)       -         WATER DISINFECTION MODEL (SODIUM BR   
                                         Terminal Sacrifice at 26 weeks                                                             
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|                   |                                                        |                                                    | 
|                   |                              Males                     |                       Females                      | 
|Dose               |     0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256         |0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256          | 
|                   |                               MG/KG        MG/KG       |                          MG/KG        MG/KG        | 
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|Tooth                                                                                                                            | 
|     Odontogenic Tumor                                                                                                           | 
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|TUMOR RATES        |     #            #            #            #           |#            #            #            #            | 
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|OVERALL (a)        |     3/15 (20%)   1/15 (7%)    1/15 (7%)    3/15 (20%)  |3/15 (20%)   2/15 (13%)   5/15 (33%)   4/15 (27%)   | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |     3/13.10      1/12.51      1/13.58      3/15.00     |3/13.69      2/11.78      5/13.09      4/12.47      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |     22.9%        8.0%         7.4%         20.0%       |21.9%        17.0%        38.2%        32.1%        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |     2/12 (17%)   0/11 (0%)    1/13 (8%)    3/15 (20%)  |1/11 (9%)    1/10 (10%)   4/11 (36%)   3/11 (27%)   | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |     146          176          181 (T)      181 (T)     |146          165          145          113          | 
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|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                        |                                                    | 
|-------------------|                                                        |                                                    | 
|LIFE TABLE         |     P=0.582N     P=0.329N     P=0.275N     P=0.565N    |P=0.303      P=0.547N     P=0.320      P=0.468      | 
|POLY 3             |     P=0.563      P=0.313N     P=0.283N     P=0.604N    |P=0.271      P=0.572N     P=0.312      P=0.444      | 
|POLY 1.5           |     P=0.549      P=0.306N     P=0.281N     P=0.616N    |P=0.285      P=0.553N     P=0.331      P=0.462      | 
|POLY 6             |     P=0.570      P=0.321N     P=0.288N     P=0.600N    |P=0.265      P=0.580N     P=0.291      P=0.437      | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|     P=0.557      P=0.297N     P=0.282N     P=0.647N    |P=0.287      P=0.520N     P=0.339      P=0.499      | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |     P=0.500      P=0.299N     P=0.299N     P=0.674N    |P=0.303      P=0.500N     P=0.341      P=0.500      | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |     P=0.337N     (e)          (e)          (e)         |P=0.297      (e)          (e)          (e)          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                        |                                                    | 
|                   |                              Males                     |                       Females                      | 
|Dose               |     0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256         |0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256          | 
|                   |                               MG/KG        MG/KG       |                          MG/KG        MG/KG        | 
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|All Organs                                                                                                                       | 
|     Leukemia: Erythrocytic                                                                                                      | 
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|TUMOR RATES        |     #            #            #            #           |#            #            #            #            | 
|-----------        |                                                        |                                                    | 
|OVERALL (a)        |     0/15 (0%)    2/15 (13%)   1/15 (7%)    0/15 (0%)   |0/15 (0%)    2/15 (13%)   1/15 (7%)    2/15 (13%)   | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |     0/12.62      2/13.09      1/14.05      0/15.00     |0/12.95      2/12.89      1/13.17      2/13.29      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |     0.0%         15.3%        7.1%         0.0%        |0.0%         15.5%        7.6%         15.0%        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |     0/12 (0%)    0/11 (0%)    0/13 (0%)    0/15 (0%)   |0/11 (0%)    0/10 (0%)    0/11 (0%)    0/11 (0%)    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |     ---          136          146          ---         |---          67           137          99           | 
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|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                        |                                                    | 
|-------------------|                                                        |                                                    | 
|LIFE TABLE         |     P=0.413N     P=0.240      P=0.515      (e)         |P=0.229      P=0.238      P=0.500      P=0.223      | 
|POLY 3             |     P=0.398N     P=0.238      P=0.521      (e)         |P=0.250      P=0.229      P=0.503      P=0.236      | 
|POLY 1.5           |     P=0.412N     P=0.235      P=0.516      (e)         |P=0.245      P=0.227      P=0.504      P=0.233      | 
|POLY 6             |     P=0.387N     P=0.243      P=0.526      (e)         |P=0.263      P=0.235      P=0.504      P=0.245      | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|     P=0.538N     P=0.233      P=0.469      (e)         |P=0.247      P=0.318      P=0.455      P=0.280      | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |     P=0.460N     P=0.241      P=0.500      (e)         |P=0.239      P=0.241      P=0.500      P=0.241      | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |     P=0.295N     (e)          (e)          (e)         |P=0.150      (e)          (e)          (e)          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
       Date:  06/18/04                           EXPERIMENT: 97013 TEST: 11                                            Page 3       
Statistical Analysis of Primary Tumors in Mice(TG.AC HETEROZYGOUS TRANSGENIC)       -         WATER DISINFECTION MODEL (SODIUM BR   
                                         Terminal Sacrifice at 26 weeks                                                             
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|                   |                                                        |                                                    | 
|                   |                              Males                     |                       Females                      | 
|Dose               |     0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256         |0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256          | 
|                   |                               MG/KG        MG/KG       |                          MG/KG        MG/KG        | 
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|All Organs                                                                                                                       | 
|     Benign Tumors                                                                                                               | 
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|TUMOR RATES        |     #            #            #            #           |#            #            #            #            | 
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|OVERALL (a)        |     4/15 (27%)   8/15 (53%)   7/15 (47%)   10/15 (67%) |8/15 (53%)   9/15 (60%)   8/15 (53%)   11/15 (73%)  | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |     4/13.10      8/13.44      7/13.58      10/15.00    |8/13.44      9/12.85      8/13.14      11/12.55     | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |     30.5%        59.5%        51.6%        66.7%       |59.5%        70.0%        60.9%        87.6%        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |     3/12 (25%)   6/11 (55%)   7/13 (54%)   10/15 (67%) |7/11 (64%)   7/10 (70%)   7/11 (64%)   10/11 (91%)  | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |     146          74           181 (T)      181 (T)     |146          81           140          99           | 
|-------------------|                                                        |                                                    | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                        |                                                    | 
|-------------------|                                                        |                                                    | 
|LIFE TABLE         |     P=0.161      P=0.123      P=0.281      P=0.108     |P=0.196      P=0.385      P=0.622      P=0.194      | 
|POLY 3             |     P=0.074      P=0.131      P=0.241      P=0.058     |P=0.099      P=0.439      P=0.628      P=0.106      | 
|POLY 1.5           |     P=0.064      P=0.134      P=0.245      P=0.050     |P=0.127      P=0.448      P=0.646      P=0.139      | 
|POLY 6             |     P=0.078      P=0.124      P=0.230      P=0.060     |P=0.087      P=0.453      P=0.610      P=0.096      | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|     P=0.068      P=0.128      P=0.262      P=0.060     |P=0.122      P=0.400      P=0.612      P=0.106      | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |     P=0.037 *    P=0.132      P=0.225      P=0.033 *   |P=0.186      P=0.500      P=0.642N     P=0.225      | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |     P=0.036 *    (e)          (e)          (e)         |P=0.082      (e)          (e)          (e)          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                        |                                                    | 
|                   |                              Males                     |                       Females                      | 
|Dose               |     0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256         |0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256          | 
|                   |                               MG/KG        MG/KG       |                          MG/KG        MG/KG        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
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|All Organs                                                                                                                       | 
|     Malignant Tumors                                                                                                            | 
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|TUMOR RATES        |     #            #            #            #           |#            #            #            #            | 
|-----------        |                                                        |                                                    | 
|OVERALL (a)        |     0/15 (0%)    2/15 (13%)   1/15 (7%)    0/15 (0%)   |0/15 (0%)    2/15 (13%)   2/15 (13%)   3/15 (20%)   | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |     0/12.62      2/13.09      1/14.05      0/15.00     |0/12.95      2/12.89      2/13.72      3/14.24      | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |     0.0%         15.3%        7.1%         0.0%        |0.0%         15.5%        14.6%        21.1%        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |     0/12 (0%)    0/11 (0%)    0/13 (0%)    0/15 (0%)   |0/11 (0%)    0/10 (0%)    0/11 (0%)    0/11 (0%)    | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |     ---          136          146          ---         |---          67           137          69           | 
|-------------------|                                                        |                                                    | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                        |                                                    | 
|-------------------|                                                        |                                                    | 
|LIFE TABLE         |     P=0.413N     P=0.240      P=0.515      (e)         |P=0.099      P=0.238      P=0.232      P=0.119      | 
|POLY 3             |     P=0.398N     P=0.238      P=0.521      (e)         |P=0.124      P=0.229      P=0.244      P=0.123      | 
|POLY 1.5           |     P=0.412N     P=0.235      P=0.516      (e)         |P=0.116      P=0.227      P=0.240      P=0.117      | 
|POLY 6             |     P=0.387N     P=0.243      P=0.526      (e)         |P=0.135      P=0.235      P=0.249      P=0.132      | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|     P=0.538N     P=0.233      P=0.469      (e)         |P=0.091      P=0.318      P=0.182      P=0.119      | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |     P=0.460N     P=0.241      P=0.500      (e)         |P=0.098      P=0.241      P=0.241      P=0.112      | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |     P=0.295N     (e)          (e)          (e)         |P=0.078      (e)          (e)          (e)          | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
                                                                                                                                   
       Date:  06/18/04                           EXPERIMENT: 97013 TEST: 11                                            Page 4       
Statistical Analysis of Primary Tumors in Mice(TG.AC HETEROZYGOUS TRANSGENIC)       -         WATER DISINFECTION MODEL (SODIUM BR   
                                         Terminal Sacrifice at 26 weeks                                                             
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                   |                                                        |                                                    | 
|                   |                              Males                     |                       Females                      | 
|Dose               |     0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256         |0 MG/KG      64 MG/KG     128          256          | 
|                   |                               MG/KG        MG/KG       |                          MG/KG        MG/KG        | 
|=================================================================================================================================| 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
|All Organs                                                                                                                       | 
|     Malignant and Benign Tumors                                                                                                 | 
|                                                                                                                                 | 
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|---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------| 
|TUMOR RATES        |     #            #            #            #           |#            #            #            #            | 
|-----------        |                                                        |                                                    | 
|OVERALL (a)        |     6/15 (40%)   9/15 (60%)   9/15 (60%)   11/15 (73%) |9/15 (60%)   12/15 (80%)  12/15 (80%)  14/15 (93%)  | 
|POLY-3 RATE (b)    |     6/13.10      9/14.02      9/14.05      11/15.00    |9/13.69      12/14.06     12/14.21     14/15.00     | 
|POLY-3 PERCENT (g) |     45.8%        64.2%        64.0%        73.3%       |65.7%        85.4%        84.5%        93.3%        | 
|TERMINAL (d)       |     5/12 (42%)   6/11 (55%)   8/13 (62%)   11/15 (73%) |7/11 (64%)   8/10 (80%)   9/11 (82%)   10/11 (91%)  | 
|FIRST INCIDENCE    |     146          74           146          181 (T)     |146          67           137          69           | 
|-------------------|                                                        |                                                    | 
|STATISTICAL TESTS  |                                                        |                                                    | 
|-------------------|                                                        |                                                    | 
|LIFE TABLE         |     P=0.279      P=0.213      P=0.314      P=0.219     |P=0.095      P=0.182      P=0.231      P=0.090      | 
|POLY 3             |     P=0.128      P=0.286      P=0.288      P=0.135     |P=0.064      P=0.221      P=0.237      P=0.074      | 
|POLY 1.5           |     P=0.113      P=0.272      P=0.279      P=0.119     |P=0.052      P=0.213      P=0.236      P=0.060      | 
|POLY 6             |     P=0.133      P=0.291      P=0.291      P=0.140     |P=0.076      P=0.240      P=0.245      P=0.087      | 
|LOGISTIC REGRESSION|     P=0.102      P=0.227      P=0.277      P=0.139     |P=0.028 *    P=0.168      P=0.201      P=0.038 *    | 
|COCH-ARM / FISHERS |     P=0.061      P=0.233      P=0.233      P=0.070     |P=0.032 *    P=0.213      P=0.213      P=0.040 *    | 
|ORDER RESTRICTED   |     P=0.106      (e)          (e)          (e)         |P=0.032 *    (e)          (e)          (e)          | 
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(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).                                                    
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