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14th Report on Carcinogens

14th Report on Carcinogens cover

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released the 14th Report on Carcinogens on November 3, 2016. The Report on Carcinogens is a congressionally mandated, science-based, public health document that NTP prepares for the HHS Secretary. This cumulative report currently includes 248 listings of agents, substances, mixtures, and exposure circumstances that are known or reasonably anticipated to cause cancer in humans.

New Listings

Cobalt and Cobalt Compounds that Release Cobalt Ions In Vivo

Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1

Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus Type 1

Kaposi Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus

Merkel Cell Polyomavirus

Report on Carcinogens Table of Contents

To search for tumor site and exposure information, see CEBS database
Official Citation: NTP (National Toxicology Program). 2016. Report on Carcinogens, Fourteenth Edition.; Research Triangle Park, NC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service. (EndNote XML)

Previous Editions

The 14th Report on Carcinogens is the latest edition published in November 2016 and replaces any previous report.

The U.S. Department of Commerce's National Technical Information Service (NTIS) may have copies of previous versions of the Report on Carcinogens.

To find a specific edition of the report, search for publication number, at the NTIS website ( Alternatively, you can contact NTIS at 800-553-6847 or 703-605-6000.

NTIS Publication Numbers
Edition Publication Number (PB Number)
1st PB84122852 Volume I; PB84122860 Volume II
2nd PB82229808
3rd PB83135855
4th PB85134633
5th PB89231914
6th PB92120666 Volume I and II
7th PB95109781
8th PB99128746 Volume I and II
9th PB2000107509
10th PB2013100250
11th PB2005104914
12th PB2011111646
13th PB2015500015

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