International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - Summaries & Evaluations
VOL.: 16 (1978) (p. 249)
CAS No.: 150-13-0
Chem. Abstr. Name: 4-Aminobenzoic acid
5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation
5.1 Animal data
In the only study available, para-aminobenzoic acid was tested in mice
by skin application; no carcinogenic effects were observed. The
available data are insufficient for an evaluation of the
carcinogenicity of this compound to be made.
5.2 Human data
No case reports or epidemiological studies were available to the
Subsequent evaluation: Suppl. 7 (1987) (p. 56: Group 3)
For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.
- Anticanitic vitamin
- Anti-chromotrichia factor
- Bacterial vitamin H'
- Chromotrichia factor
- Trichochromogenic factor
- Vitamin Bx
- Vitamin H' Amben
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