National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Nomination Summary for Nitrofurazone (N79366)

Nitrofurazone

Specific Substances: Nitrofurazone

Nomination Date: 08/24/1978

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Wide use, inadequate data, potential positive in vitro results, reported increased incidence of mammary tumors in rats when treated with this chemical.

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3, 5, 6

Status: Selected


Agents and Status

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CASRN: 59-87-0

Agent Name: Nitrofurazone

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