Bioassay of 2,4-diaminotoluene for possible carcinogenicity.

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    National Cancer Institute carcinogenesis…


A bioassay of 2,4-diaminotoluene for possible carcinogenicity was conducted by administering the test chemical in feed to F344 rats and B6C3F1 mice. Groups of 50 rats of each sex were administered 2,4-diaminotoluene at one of two doses, initially either 125 or 250 ppm, for 40 weeks. Because of excessive depression in the amount of mean body weight gained in… (More)


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