1, 2-Dimethylhydrazine Dihydrochloride

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1, 2-Dimethylhydrazine Dihydrochloride, 1, 2-DIMETHYLHYDRAZINE DIHYDROCHLORIDE


The chloride salt of a compound used experimentally to induce tumors in animal models of carcinogenesis. In mice and rats, 1, 2-dimethylhydrazine may induce carcinogenesis through deregulation of the cell cycle. This agent primarily induces gastrointestinal and vascular tumors. 1, 2-Dimethylhydrazine may be found in small amounts in the environment due to its use in industry and agriculture. (NCI04), Hazardous or Poisonous Substance

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