National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Hydrazine (N91001)


Specific Substances: Hydrazine

Nomination Date: 12/12/1990

Nominator: NASA

Rationale: Hydrazine, a propellant used for many Space Shuttle applications, has been clearly shown to cause nasal tumors in rats and possibly lung adenomas in mice.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: In Review/Pending

Agents and Status

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CASRN: 302-01-2

Agent Name: Hydrazine

  • No studies are available.
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