National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of 2-Nitroethanol - 625489

 

CASRN: 625-48-9

Formula: C2-H5-N-O3

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Ethanol, 2-nitro-

Known Uses

Bacteriostatic chemical

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Comet Assay (Gavage)  (G625489D)  Completed 
    • Mice: B6C3F1
  • Micronucleus  (G625489)  Completed 
    • Mice: B6C3F1
    • Male Equivocal 
  • Salmonella  (298754)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelman, K. Salmonella Mutagenicity Tests V. Results from the Testing of 311 Chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 19 (Suppl 21) (1992) 2-141
    •  Equivocal 
  • Salmonella  (666177)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelman, K. Salmonella Mutagenicity Tests V. Results from the Testing of 311 Chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 19 (Suppl 21) (1992) 2-141
    •  Positive 
  • Salmonella  (G625489B)  Completed 
    •  Weakly Positive 
  • Salmonella  (G625489C)  Completed 
    •  Weakly Positive 
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