National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-14048

Testing Status of Bexarotene - 14048

 

CASRN: 153559-49-0

Formula: C24H28O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 4-(1-(5,6,7,8-Tetrahydro-3,5,5,8,8-pentamethyl-2-naphthalenyl)ethenyl)benzoic acid

Known Uses

Anticarcinogenic Agents Antidiabetic Antineoplastic Agents Antineoplastic used in the treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma Protective Agents

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Special Studies

  • C. elegans  (W14048)  Completed 
    • C. elegans
    • Dose: 100, 75, 50 uM.
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