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Testing Status of Agaritine 10713-R


CASRN: 2757-90-6

Formula: C12-H17-N3-O4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 5-(2-(4-Hydroxymethyl)phenyl)hydrazide)-L-Glutamic acid (9CI)

Known Uses

Anticancer drug, extracted from mushrooms.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 13 weeks (Dosed-Water)  (C08899)  Completed 
    • Mice: Swiss

Long-Term Carcinogenicity

  • 2 years (Dosed-Water)  (C08899)  Completed 
    •   (Peer Review Approval NA) Citation: B Toth, CR Raha, L Wallcave, D Nagel, Attempted Tumor Induction with Agaritine in Mice. Anticancer Res 1:255-258 (1981)
    • Mice: Swiss
    • Dose: 0, .03125, .0625, .125, .25 %.