National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of N,N-Dimethyl-p-nitrosoaniline - 10854-G

 

CASRN: 138-89-6

Formula: C8-H10-N2-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • N,N-Dimethyl-4-nitrosobenzenamine

Known Uses

As dyestuffs intermediate; chemical intermediate for organic compounds; accelerator for rubber; seed disinfecting. 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

  • Drosophila  (689665)  Completed 
    • Citation: Yoon, J.S., Mason, J.M., Valencia, R., Woodruff, R.C., and Zimmering, S. Chemical mutagenesis testing in Drosophila: IV. Results of 45 coded compounds tested for the National Toxicology Program. Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 7 (1985) 349-367
    • Reciprocal Translocation/Sex-Linked Recessive Lethal Equivocal 
  • Salmonella  (631982)  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
    •  Positive 
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