Toxicity of 4-vinyl-1-cyclohexene diepoxide after 13 weeks of dermal or oral exposure in rats and mice.

@article{Chhabra1990ToxicityO4,
  title={Toxicity of 4-vinyl-1-cyclohexene diepoxide after 13 weeks of dermal or oral exposure in rats and mice.},
  author={Rajendra S. Chhabra and Michael R. Elwell and A. C. Boudewijn Peters},
  journal={Fundamental and applied toxicology : official journal of the Society of Toxicology},
  year={1990},
  volume={14 4},
  pages={745-51}
}
4-Vinyl-1-cyclohexene diepoxide (VCHD) is used as a chemical intermediate and as a reactive diluent for diepoxides and epoxy resins. Toxicology studies were conducted by administering VCHD in acetone by dermal application or in corn oil by gavage to F344/N rats and B6C3F1 mice for 13 weeks. In the 13-week dermal studies, groups of 10 rats of each sex… CONTINUE READING