National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 9-Nitroanthracene - 602608

 

CASRN: 602-60-8

Formula: C14-H9-N-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Anthracene, 9-nitro-

Known Uses

In manufacture of dyes

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • In Vitro Cytogenetics (CA/SCE)  (823748)  Completed 
    • Sister Chromatid Exchange Positive 
    • Chromosome Aberrations Negative 
  • Salmonella  (430018)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelmans, K. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. IV. Results from the testing of 300 chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 11 (Suppl 12) (1988) 1-158
    •  Positive 
  • Salmonella  (A54166)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
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