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cis-9,10-EPOXYSTEARIC ACID

VOL.: 11 (1976) (p. 153)

CAS No.: 2443-39-2
Chem. Abstr. Name: cis-3-Octyl-oxiraneoctanoic acid

5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation

5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data

cis-9,10-Epoxystearic acid has been tested in mice by skin application and in mice and rats by subcutaneous injection. The limited amount of data do not indicate that the compound is carcinogenic.

5.2 Human carcinogenicity data

No case reports or epidemiological studies were available to the Working Group.

Subsequent evaluation: Vol. 71 (1999)

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Last updated: 13 April 1999






















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       Toxicological Abbreviations
       cis-9,10-Epoxystearic Acid  (IARC Summary & Evaluation, Volume 71, 1999)