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


VOL.: 8 (1975) (p. 91)

5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation

5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data

Chrysoidine is carcinogenic in mice following its oral administration, producing liver-cell tumours, leukaemia and reticulum-cell sarcomas. Tests in rats were too briefly reported 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)

Last updated: 19 March 1998

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       Toxicological Abbreviations
       Chrysoidine  (IARC Summary & Evaluation, Supplement7, 1987)