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


VOL.: 12 (1976) (p. 131)

CAS No.: 19010-66-3
Chem. Abstr. Name: Bis(dimethylcarbamodithioato-S,S')lead

5. Summary of on Data Reported and Evaluation

5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data

Ledate has been tested by oral administration and by single subcutaneous injection in two strains of mice. Although an increase in the incidence of reticulum-cell sarcomas was observed in males of one strain following oral administration of the compound, the available data are insufficient for evaluation of its carcinogenicity.

5.2 Human carcinogenicity data

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


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