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4-NITROBIPHENYL

VOL.: 4 (1974) (p. 113)

CAS No.: 92-93-3

5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation

5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data

4-Nitrobiphenyl induced carcinomas of the bladder when given orally to dogs, the only species and route known to have been tested.

5.2 Human carcinogenicity data

There are no data on the carcinogenicity of 4-nitrobiphenyl in man. However, it has been used in the production of 4-aminobiphenyl, which is a recognized human bladder carcinogen.

Subsequent evaluation: Suppl. 7 (1987) (p. 67: Group 3)

For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.

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