International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - Summaries & Evaluations
VOL.: 4 (1974) (p. 221)
5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation
5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data
Streptozotocin is carcinogenic in rats and hamsters following
intravenous injection, the only route tested. It is active in single
5.2 Human carcinogenicity data
No epidemiological data are available to the Working Group.
Subsequent evaluations: Vol. 17 (1978);
Suppl. 7 (1987) (p. 72: Group 2B)
For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.
Last updated: 17 March 1998