National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Anthralin - M88110

 

CASRN: 1143-38-0

Formula: C14-H10-O3

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Anthrone, 1,8-dihydroxy-
  • 9(10H)-Anthracenone, 1,8-dihydroxy-

Known Uses

Used in treatment of psoriasis & chronic dermatosis

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • In Vitro Cytogenetics (CA/SCE)  (233146)  Completed 
    • Sister Chromatid Exchange Negative 
    • Chromosome Aberrations Negative 
  • Salmonella  (968252)  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
    •  Negative 
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