National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of NTP-88 diet study (p-Nitrotoluene) - M890002

 

CASRN: DIET88+PNITR

Related: M- & O-NITROTOLUENE

Formula: C7-H7-N-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1-Methyl-4-nitrobenzene (9CI)

Known Uses

NTP-88 diet being tested concurrently with p-nitrotoluene.

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 13 weeks (Dosed-Feed)  (C60537C)  Completed 
    • Rats: F344/N; Mice: B6C3F1
    • Dose: R: 0, 625, 1250, 2500, 5000, OR 10000 PPM; M: 0, 388, 625, 1250, 2500, OR 5000 PPM.
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