International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - Summaries & Evaluations
VOL.: 16 (1978) (p. 293)
CAS No.: 613-35-4
Chem. Abstr. Name: N,N'-(1,1'-Biphenyl)-4,4'-diylbisacetamide
5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation
5.1 Animal data
N,N'-Diacetylbenzidine is carcinogenic in rats after its oral,
subcutaneous or intraperitoneal administration; it produced carcinomas
of the liver, ear duct and mammary gland.
5.2 Human data
No case reports or epidemiological studies were available to the
Subsequent evaluation: Suppl. 7 (1987) (p. 61: Group 2B)
For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.
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