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Testing Status of Hematoxylin 10044-G


CASRN: 517-28-2

Formula: C16-H14-O6

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Cis-(+)-7,11b-dihydro-benz(B)indens(1,2-D)pyran-3,4,6A,9,10(6H)-pentol (9CI)

Known Uses

Biological stain in microscopy, histology, manufacture of inks, obtained from heart-wood of logwood tree (Merck 1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (554373)  Completed 
    • Citation: Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Mortelmans, K., Speck, W., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity test results for 250 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 5 (Suppl 1) (1983) 3-142
    •  Negative