National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for UV-B radiation + pesticide exposure (N90204)

UV-B radiation + pesticide exposure

Specific Substances: No Specific Substances or Agents are Selected for this Nomination

Nomination Date: 12/06/1990

Nominator: NIEHS

Rationale: Due to depletion of ozone there is increasing exposure to Ultraviolet (UV) radiation which can modify systemic immunity.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: In Review/Pending

NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.