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Target Organs and Levels of Evidence for TR-065

Bioassay of Chloropicrin for Possible Carcinogenicity (CASRN 76-06-2)

Chemical (Study Title)
CASRN
Peer Review DatePrimary UsesRoute/Exposure LevelsStudy Laboratory
Chloropicrin
76-06-2
01/18/1978Fumigant; fungicide; insecticide; organic synthesis; dyes; tear gas. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.Gavage
FR: 0,20,22 (AVG), MR: 0,25,26 (AVG), M: 0,33,36 (AVG) MG/KG/50 PER GROUP
Hazleton, Vienna

Levels of Evidence

Male Rats: Inadequate
Female Rats: Inadequate
Male Mice: Negative
Female Mice: Negative


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