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Testing Status of TEF transgenics (PCB 126) M020018


CASRN: 57465-28-8

Formula: C12-H5-Cl5

Synonyms/Common Names

  • PCB 126 (TEF transgenics)
  • TEF Transgenics (3,3',4,4',5 Pentachlorobiphenyl)

Known Uses

Special evaluation of relative potency factors for papilloma induction by dioxin-like compounds in transgenic Tg.AC mice

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 26 weeks (Topical Application)  (C20201B)  Completed 
    • Mice: Tg.AC (FVB/N) Hemizygous
    • Dose: Female mice: 0, 360, 1210, 3600, or 7600 ng/kg; 20/group; 3x week.