Paraquat

CAS RN: 4685-14-7

Carcinogenicity Evidence

CLASSIFICATION: C; possible human carcinogen.
BASIS FOR CLASSIFICATION: Paraquat produced squamous cell carcinoma, an uncommon tumor, in the head region in both sexes of Fischer 344 rats.
HUMAN CARCINOGENICITY DATA: None.
ANIMAL CARCINOGENICITY DATA: Limited. /Based on former classification system/
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