National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Aflatoxin B1 (TGMX) - M050038

 

CASRN: 1162-65-8

Related: AFLATOXIN-B2 (CAS 7220-81-7) & AFLATOXINS (CAS 1402-68-2)

Formula: C17-H12-O6

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Cyclopenta(c)furo(3',2':4,5)furo(2,3-h)(1)benzopyran-1,11-dione, 2,3,6a,9a-tetrahydro-4-methoxy-, (6aR-cis)-
  • TGMX Aflatoxin B1

Known Uses

Experimental purposes only. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 13 weeks (Inhalation) Selected (C20514)  
    • Toxicogenomics study
    • Rats: F344/N

Toxicogenomics

  • Microarray Analysis  (T05038)  Assigned 
    • Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)
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