National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for DMBA(dimethylbenzanthracene)/TPA(tetradecanoyl phorbol acetate (N79312)

DMBA(dimethylbenzanthracene)/TPA(tetradecanoyl phorbol acetate

Specific Substances: DMBA (dimethylbenzanthracene)/TPA (tetradecanoyl phorbol acetate)

Nomination Date: 00/00/1979

Nominator: NIEHS

Rationale: Positive control experiment to validate ability of contract laboratory gulf south research institute to perform adequate skin painting carcinogenicity studies

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Unknown

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Agent Name: DMBA (dimethylbenzanthracene)/TPA (tetradecanoyl phorbol acetate)

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