National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Cadinene - M20286

 

CASRN: 29350-73-0

Related: BETA-CADINENE (CAS 523-47-7)

Formula: C15-H26

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Naphthalene, decahydro-1,6-dimethyl-4-(1-methylethyl)-, (1S-(1alpha,4alpha,4aalpha,6alpha,8abeta))-, didehydro deriv.

Known Uses

Natural occurrence in several essential oils and various wood oils. (2, hfi-71). 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)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (385918)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelmans, K. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. IV. Results from the testing of 300 chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 11 (Suppl 12) (1988) 1-158
    •  Positive 
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