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International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - Summaries & Evaluations

OIL ORANGE SS

VOL.: 8 (1975) (p. 165)

CAS No.: 2646-17-5

5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation

5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data

Oil orange SS is carcinogenic in mice following its oral and subcutaneous administration, producing intestinal and local tumours; it also produced carcinomas of the bladder in mice following its administration by bladder implantation. Tests by the oral and subcutaneous routes in rats were either inadequately reported or of too short duration to be evaluated.

5.2 Human carcinogenicity data

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

Subsequent evaluation: Suppl. 7 (1987) (p. 69: Group 2B)

For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.

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