Mutagenic action of methyl 2-cyanoacrylate vapor.

Alkyl 2-cyanoacrylate adhesives were tested for mutagenicity in Salmonella typhimurium strains TA98, TA100, TA1535 and TA1538. Both a normal spot test and a spot test specially designed to test volatile compounds were used. The adhesives were also tested in the plate incorporation assay. These investigations showed that methyl 2-cyanoacrylate adhesives are… CONTINUE READING