National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for beta-cadinene (N85311)


Specific Substances: beta-Cadinene

Nomination Date: 10/00/1984

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Caused hepatitis and nephritic in rats and mice in subchronic studies. Structurally related to known tumor promoter.

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 6, 8

Status: Unknown

Agents and Status

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CASRN: 523-47-7

Agent Name: beta-Cadinene

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