National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-m050086

Testing Status of Demeton-S-methylsulfone - M050086

 

CASRN: 17040-19-6

Formula: C6-H15-O5-P-S2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Phosphorothioic acid, O,O-dimethyl S-(2-(ethylsulfonyl)ethyl) ester

Known Uses

Insecticide

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Special Studies

  • C. elegans  (S0913)  Completed 
    • C. elegans
    • Dose: feed (0, 1, 1.3, 1.6, 2.0, 2.5, 3.2, 4.0, 5, 6.3, 7.9, 10) 03/28/06; repro (0, 1, 1.3, 1.6, 2.0, 2.5, 3.2, 4.0, 5.0, 6.3, 7.9, 10) 03/18/06 growth (0, .1, .16, .25, .40, .63, 1, 1.6, 2.5, 4.0, 6.3, 10)mM 12/21/06.
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