National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Hexamethylmelamine - 10874-X

 

CASRN: 645-05-6

Formula: C9-H18-N6

Synonyms/Common Names

  • N,N,N',N',N'',N''-Hexamethyl-1,3,5-triazine-2,4,6-triamine (9CI)

Known Uses

Chemotherapeutic agent, especially for ovarian cancer, chemosterilant for insects (Merck 1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (092090)  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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