National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of o-Methoxycinnamaldehyde - M20188

 

CASRN: 1504-74-1

Formula: C10-H10-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Propenal, 3-(2-methoxyphenyl)- (9CI)

Known Uses

Found in cinnamon essential oil, used in flavoring & perfumes (Merck 1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (169496)  Completed 
    • Citation: Mortelmans, K., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Speck, W., Tainer, B., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. II. Results from the testing of 270 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 8 (Suppl 7) (1986) 1-119
    •  Weakly Positive 
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