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Genetic toxicity: in vitro

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Endpoint:
in vitro gene mutation study in bacteria
Remarks:
Type of genotoxicity: gene mutation
Type of information:
migrated information: read-across from supporting substance (structural analogue or surrogate)
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Comparable to guideline study with acceptable restriction (limited documentation) For read-across justification refer to section 13.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Reproducibility of Microbial Mutagenicity Assays: II. Testing of Carcinogens and Noncarcinogens in Salmonella typhimurium and Escherichia coli
Author:
Dunkel, V.C. et al
Year:
1985
Bibliographic source:
Environmental Mutagenesis Vol 7, Supplement 5:1-248 (1985)

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
equivalent or similar to
Guideline:
OECD Guideline 471 (Bacterial Reverse Mutation Assay)
GLP compliance:
no
Type of assay:
bacterial reverse mutation assay

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Details on test material:
- Purity: 95.1%

Method

Species / strainopen allclose all
Species / strain / cell type:
S. typhimurium TA 1535, TA 1537, TA 98 and TA 100
Species / strain / cell type:
E. coli WP2 uvr A
Metabolic activation:
with and without
Metabolic activation system:
uninduced and arochlor induced liver S9 mix of male Fischer 344 rats, B6C3F1 mice, and Syrian hamsters
Test concentrations with justification for top dose:
10; 33; 100; 333; 1000; 3333; 10000 µg/plate
Vehicle / solvent:
dest. water
Controls
Untreated negative controls:
no
Negative solvent / vehicle controls:
yes
True negative controls:
no
Positive controls:
yes
Positive control substance:
other: - S9 mix: 2-Nitrofluorene; n-Methyl-N`-nitro-N-nitrosoguanidine; +S9: 2-aminoanthracene; 2-2(furyl)-3-(5-nitro-2-furyl)acrylamide
Details on test system and experimental conditions:
METHOD OF APPLICATION: in agar

NUMBER OF REPLICATIONS:
3


Results and discussion

Test resultsopen allclose all
Species / strain:
S. typhimurium TA 1535, TA 1537, TA 98 and TA 100
Metabolic activation:
with and without
Genotoxicity:
negative
Cytotoxicity / choice of top concentrations:
not specified
Vehicle controls validity:
valid
Untreated negative controls validity:
not applicable
Positive controls validity:
valid
Species / strain:
E. coli WP2 uvr A
Metabolic activation:
with and without
Genotoxicity:
negative
Cytotoxicity / choice of top concentrations:
not specified
Vehicle controls validity:
valid
Untreated negative controls validity:
not applicable
Positive controls validity:
valid
Remarks on result:
other: all strains/cell types tested
Remarks:
Migrated from field 'Test system'. Remarks: S. typhimurium TA 1535, TA 1537, TA 98 and TA 100

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
Interpretation of results (migrated information):
negative