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


VOL.: 10 (1976) (p. 163)

CAS No.: 21884-44-6
Chem. Abstr. Name: (1b, 1'b, 3b, 3'b) 8,8'-Dihydroxy-rugulosin

5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation

5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data

Luteoskyrin is carcinogenic in mice following its oral administration, the only species and route of administration tested; it produced benign and malignant tumours of the liver.

5.2 Human carcinogenicity data

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

Subsequent evaluation: Suppl. 7 (1987) (p. 65: Group 3)

For definition of Groups, see Preamble Evaluation.


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