National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-m940094

Testing Status of Hexachlorobiphenyl - M940094

 

CASRN: 26601-64-9

Formula: C12-H4-Cl6

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1,1'-Biphenyl, hexachloro- (9CI)

Known Uses

Used in pesticides

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • Neurotoxicology Assessment (Gavage)  (NTA94036)  Completed 
    • Citation: Animal Neurobehavioral Test Battery in NTP Assessment In: Advances in Neurobehavioral Toxicology: Applications in Environmental & Occupational Health (Barry L. Johnson, ED.), Lewis Publishers, Inc. pp. 403-418 (1990).
    • Male and Female Rats/Mice: F344/N
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