National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Transgenic LEP (p-Cresidine) - M970005

 

CASRN: 120-71-8

Related: P-CRESIDINE

Formula: C8-H11-N-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Methoxy-5-methylbenzenamine
  • p-Cresidine (Transgenic LEP)

Known Uses

Chemical intermediate for dyes.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 26 weeks (Dosed-Feed)  (C97001B)  Completed 
    • Mice: CB6F1; Mice: Tg/RASH2/CB6F1
    • Dose: 0, 0.25, OR 0.50%; 15/GROUP TREATED -- 10/GROUP CONTROLS.
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