National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Microcystin-LA (TGMX) - M050032


CASRN: 96180-79-9

Formula: C46-H67-N7-O12

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Microcystin-LA (Toxicogenomics)

Known Uses

Toxin produced by algae

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 1/2/6/24 hours (Intravenous)  (C20503)  Completed 
    • Rats: Wistar Han
    • Dose: MR: 0, 10, 50, or 100 ug/kg.
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