National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for Lanthanides (N20417)

Lanthanides

Nominated Substances: Ceric oxide

Nomination Date: 09/08/2004

Nominator: NIEHS

Rationale: Widespread industrial use and potential for increasing exposure; demonstrated pulmonary toxicity; lack of toxicity data for nanoscale form.

NTP Principles: 1, 6, 7

Status: Deferred


Agents and Status

The following information relates to the specific agent and may include history from earlier or later nominations for this same agent.

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CASRN: 1306-38-3

Agent Name: Ceric oxide

  • No studies are available.
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