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Suspected carcinogens - a subfile of the Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances.
Christensen HE, Fairchild EJ, eds. Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 77-149, 1976 Dec; :1-303
The second edition of the subfile extracted from the NIOSH Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances assembles in one volume all chemical identified in the literature as having tumorigenic activity. Tumorigenic substances reported to produce benign tumors are classified as neoplastic; those reported to cause malignant tumors are classified as carcinogenic. Of the 2,415 substance entries contained in this edition, 1,905 substances were selected on the basis of reported neoplastic or carcinogenic effects, while the remaining 510 agents were included on the basis of expressed oncological interest. (Contract No. 210-75-0034).
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-75-0034; Chemical-carcinogens; Organic-chemicals; Toxicology; Inorganic-chemicals; Exposure-limits; Safety-standards; Industrial-chemicals; Tumorigenesis
Christensen HE; Fairchild EJ
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DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 77-149; Contract-210-75-0034
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Tracor Jitco, Inc.
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