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Naphthalene (91-20-3)

DOI: https://doi.org/10.22427/NTP-DATA-DTXSID8020913


Study Results


Chronic Bioassay Level of Evidence

An overview of chronic evidence from Rats studies.
Rats
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  • Clear Evidence, Female, Rats
  • Clear Evidence, Male, Rats
An overview of chronic evidence from Mice studies.
Mice
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  • No Evidence, Male, Mice
  • Some Evidence, Female, Mice

Genetic Toxicology

An overview of Genetic Toxicology Mammalian Cell Cytogenetics study conclusions related to Naphthalene (91-20-3).
Mammalian Cell Cytogenetics
CA SCE
An overview of Genetic Toxicology Bacterial Mutagenicity study conclusions related to Naphthalene (91-20-3).
Bacterial Mutagenicity
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  • Negative

Citation Information


NTP. Naphthalene (91-20-3). Chemical Effects in Biological Systems (CEBS). Research Triangle Park, NC (USA): National Toxicology Program (NTP).

Publications


TR-410 Toxicology and Carcinogenesis Studies of Naphthalene (CASRN 91-20-3) in B6C3F1 Mice (Inhalation Studies)
TR-500 Toxicology and Carcinogenesis Studies of Naphthalene (CASRN 91-20-3) in F344/N Rats (Inhalation Studies)
Mortelmans, K., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Speck, W., Tainer, B., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. II. Results from the testing of 270 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 8 (Suppl 7) (1986) 1-119
Final Report on the Developmental Toxicity of Naphthalene in Sprague-Dawley (CD) Rats
Final Report on the Developmental Toxicity of Napthalene in New Zealand White Rabbits

Study Data


Genetic Toxicology Studies


Genetic Toxicity Evaluation of Naphthalene in Salmonella/E.coli Mutagenicity Test or Ames Test. Study 471098
Summary Data

Other NTP Studies


Prenatal Developmental Toxicity Study (TER91006) of Naphthalene (91-20-3) in Sprague-Dawley Rats Exposed via Gavage
Prenatal Developmental Toxicity Study (TER91021) of Naphthalene (91-20-3) in New Zealand White Rabbits Exposed via Gavage
Screen for Developmental Toxicity in Zebrafish- Study 1
Results
Toxicokinetic Evaluation (S0571) of Naphthalene (91-20-3) in F344/N Rats and B6C3F1 Mice Exposed via Intravenous Injection
Toxicokinetic Evaluation (S0606) of Naphthalene (91-20-3) in F344/N Rats via Whole Body Respiratory Exposure
Data