National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Methylhydrazine - 10374-W

 

CASRN: 60-34-4

Formula: C-H6-N2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Monomethylhydrazine
  • Procarbazine

Known Uses

Chemical intermediate; solvent; in synthesis of antibiotics; missile propellant. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (542795)  Completed 
    • Citation: Mortelmans, K., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Speck, W., Tainer, B., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. II. Results from the testing of 270 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 8 (Suppl 7) (1986) 1-119
    •  Negative 
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