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Testing Status of Transgenic LEP (Melphalan) M970007


CASRN: 148-82-3

Formula: C13-H18-Cl2-N2-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Melphalan (Transgenic LEP)

Known Uses

Chemotherapeutic used to treat multiple myeloma, cancer of the ovary.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 26 weeks (Gavage)  (C97001D)  Completed 
    • Mice: CB6F1; Mice: Tg/RASH2/CB6F1
    • Dose: 0, 0.3, OR 1.5 MG/KG; 15/GROUP TREATED -- 10/GROUP CONTROLS.