National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-m930084

Testing Status of All-trans retinol - M930084

 

CASRN: 68-26-8

Related: RETINOID PROJECT 1

Formula: C20-H30-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Vitamin A

Known Uses

Vitamin A; in foods for vitamin A deficiency; in animal feeds for vitamin A deficiency. 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  (A62097)  Completed 
    •  Weakly Positive 
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