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In vitro tests for workplace cocarcinogens.
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Contract 200-82-2520, 1984 May; :1-209
Twenty-five coded test articles were evaluated in the Chinese hamster V79 inhibition of metabolic cooperation assay. By the criteria established in this report, 11 of the test chemicals produced positive responses, four test chemicals produced weak positive responses, 1 chemical enhanced metabolic cooperation, 1 chemical weakly enhanced metabolic cooperation, and 7 produced negative responses. Of the 12 test chemicals previously evaluated in this assay, 10 produced responses in agreement with the previously reported responses. Only two of the test chemicals, benzoyl peroxide and 2,4-dinitrofluorobenzene, produced responses that differed from those previously reported.
Toxicology; Hamsters; Laboratory-animals; Carcinogens; In-vitro-analysis
120-80-9; 70-34-8; 2216-94-6; 64604-09-7; 34807-41-5; 94-36-0; 7722-84-1; 112-40-3; 139-05-9
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National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Northrop Services, Inc., Research Triangle Park, NC
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