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METHYL SELENAC

VOL.: 12 (1976) (p. 161)

CAS No.: 144-34-3
Chem. Abstr. Name: Tetrakis(dimethylcarbamodithioato-S,S')selenium

5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation

5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data

Methyl selenac has been tested by oral administration and by single s.c. injection in two strains of mice. Although no carcinogenic effect was observed in these tests, the available data are insufficient to allow an evaluation of the carcinogenicity of this compound.

5.2 Human carcinogenicity data

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

Subsequent evaluation: Suppl. 7 (1987) (p. 66: Group 3)

For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.

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