National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for 2-Amino-5-nitrophenol (N78036)


Specific Substances: 2-Amino-5-nitrophenol

Nomination Date: 09/20/1978

Nominator: NCI, NIEHS

Rationale: Positive Ames test, lack of carcinogenicity data, current and projected usage, structurally similar to known carcinogen

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3

Status: Unknown

Agents and Status

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CASRN: 121-88-0

Agent Name: 2-Amino-5-nitrophenol

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