National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Deoxynivalenol [51481-10-8] (N20345)

Deoxynivalenol [51481-10-8]

Specific Substances: Deoxynivalenol

Nomination Date: 08/13/2003

Nominator: NIEHS

Rationale: Widespread environmental occurrence and potential for human exposure through consumption of contaminated foods; demonstrated toxicological activity; lack of definitive carcinogenicity and reproductive toxicity studies

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Selected

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CASRN: 51481-10-8

Agent Name: Deoxynivalenol

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