National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of N-Methyl-3-oxobutyramide - M060006

 

CASRN: 20306-75-6

Formula: C5-H9-N-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • N-Methyl-3-oxobutanamide
  • N-Monomethylacetoacetamide

Known Uses

Intermediate in the preparation of pesticides; coupling agent for pigment manufacture, textile processing in polyester curing.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Nomination Background

Genetic Toxicology

  • Comet Assay  (F34552B)  Completed 
    • Mice
  • Micronucleus  (F34552)  Completed 
    • Mice: B6C3F1
    • Male Negative 
  • Salmonella  (A38084)  Completed 
    •  Equivocal 
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