International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - Summaries & Evaluations
VOL.: 10 (1976) (p. 43)
5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation
5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data
Adriamycin was tested only in rats by single intravenous injection.
No evaluation of the carcinogenicity of this compound is possible on
the basis of this limited study.
5.2 Human carcinogenicity data
No case reports or epidemiological studies were available to the
Subsequent evaluation: Suppl. 7 (1987)
Last updated: 22 March 1998