International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - Summaries & Evaluations
VOL.: 10 (1976) (p. 139)
CAS No.: 12663-46-6
5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation
5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data
Cyclochlorotine is carcinogenic in male mice following its oral
administration, the only species, sex and route of administration
tested; it produced liver tumours and reticuloendotheliamas.
5.2 Human carcinogenicity data
No case reports or epidemiological studies were available to the
Subsequent evaluation: Suppl. 7 (1987) (p. 61: Group 3)
For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.
- Chlorine-containing cyclic pentapeptide of Penicillium islandicum
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