Testing Status of Gibberellic acid - 10407-H
- 2,4A,7-Trihydroxy-1-methyl-8-gibb-3-ene-1,10-dicarboxylic acid (9CI)
Plant growth regulator/promoter, food additive in malting of barley (Merck 1989). 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.
- Citation: Zeiger E, Anderson B, Haworth S, Lawlor T, Mortelmans K, Speck W. Salmonella mutagenicity tests: III. Results from the testing of 255 chemicals. Environ Mutagen. 1987;9 Suppl 9:1-109.