The Carcinogenic Activity of 2-Acetaminofluorene IV . Action of Related Compounds

Studies of the physiological act ion of 2-acetaminofluorene (AAF) were s ta r t ed because the compound had been found to have insecticidal properties, and it was desirable to have some knowledge of possible toxici ty to mammal s . When its carcinogenic propert ies were discovered (12), A A F was no longer considered for use as an insecticide. However… CONTINUE READING