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DIGLYCIDYL RESORCINOL ETHER

VOL.: 11 (1976) (p. 125)

5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation

5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data

Diglycidyl resorcinol ether was reported in a preliminary communication to be carcinogenic in mice by skin application and in rats by subcutaneous injection. No carcinogenic effect was observed in a further long-term skin application study in mice. No evaluation can be made.

5.2 Human carcinogenicity data

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

Subsequent evaluations: Vol. 36 (1985); Vol. 71 (1999)

For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.


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