National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Carminic acid (N81348)

Carminic acid

Specific Substances: Carminic acid

Nomination Date: 04/00/1981

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Wide exposure in foods, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 3, 6

Status: Unknown

Agents and Status

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CASRN: 1260-17-9

Agent Name: Carminic acid

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