6-Mercaptopurine (cas 50-44-2) MSDS

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IARC Cancer Review: Group 3 IMEMDT ?? IARC Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risk of Chemicals to Man . 7 ,1987,p. 240.(World Health Organization, Internation Agency for Research on Cancer,Lyon, France.:?) (Single copies can be ordered from WHO Publications Centre U.S.A., 49 Sheridan Avenue, Albany, NY 12210) ; Animal Inadequate Evidence IMEMDT ?? IARC Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risk of Chemicals to Man . 26 ,1981,p. 249.(World Health Organization, Internation Agency for Research on Cancer,Lyon, France.:?) (Single copies can be ordered from WHO Publications Centre U.S.A., 49 Sheridan Avenue, Albany, NY 12210) ; Human Inadequate Evidence IMEMDT ?? IARC Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risk of Chemicals to Man . 26 ,1981,p. 249.(World Health Organization, Internation Agency for Research on Cancer,Lyon, France.:?) (Single copies can be ordered from WHO Publications Centre U.S.A., 49 Sheridan Avenue, Albany, NY 12210) . NCI Carcinogenesis Studies (ipr); Equivocal Evidence: rat CANCAR ?? Cancer. 40 (1977),1935. ; (ipr); Clear Evidence: mouse CANCAR ?? Cancer. 40 (1977),1935. . EPA Genetic Toxicology Program.


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Safety Information of?Mercaptopurine (CAS NO.50-44-2):
RIDADR: 3249
HazardClass: 6.1(b)
PackingGroup: III
Poison by ingestion, intraperitoneal, subcutaneous, parenteral, and intravenous routes. Human systemic effects by ingestion: dermatitis. Experimental teratogenic and reproductive effects. Questionable human carcinogen producing Hodgkin's disease and leukemia. Human mutation data reported. When heated to decomposition it emits very toxic fumes of SOx and NOx. See also MERCAPTANS.


Analytical:
Hazard Classification: 6.1(b)
Packinggroup: III
Chemical Properties
Melting Point: >313C
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Density: 1.82g/cm3
Refractive index: 1.828
Water Solubility: Insoluble
Solubility: Insoluble Appearance:yellow crystalline powder
Transport Information:HAZARD
Hazard Symbols:UN NO.

Appearance: yellow crystalline powder
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