National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for 4-Acetylaminofluorene (N87207)

4-Acetylaminofluorene

Specific Substances: 4-Acetylaminofluorene

Nomination Date: 06/18/1987

Nominator: CIIT

Rationale: Nominated in order to obtain data for use in the evaluation of an international collaborative study of the predictive ability of in vivo short-term tests, and also to evaluate the role of cell hyperplasia and turnover in relation to non-genotoxic carcinogens.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: No Testing


Agents and Status

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CASRN: 28322-02-3

Agent Name: 4-Acetylaminofluorene

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