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2,2'-Dihydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone (131-53-3)

Study Results

Genetic Toxicology

An overview of Genetic Toxicology Bacterial Mutagenicity study conclusions related to 2,2'-Dihydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone (131-53-3).
Bacterial Mutagenicity
  • Positive

Citation Information

NTP. 2,2'-Dihydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone (131-53-3). Chemical Effects in Biological Systems (CEBS). Research Triangle Park, NC (USA): National Toxicology Program (NTP). Accessed 2019-07-22.


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

Study Data

Genetic Toxicology Studies

Genetic Toxicity Evaluation of 2,2'-Dihydroxy-4-methoxybenzophenone in Salmonella/E.coli Mutagenicity Test or Ames Test. Study 129636