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Introduction: Methylcholanthrene

Description of Methylcholanthrene

Methylcholanthrene: highly carcinogenic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon synthesized by pyrolytic degradation of cholic acid, deoxycholic acid, or cholesterol; a procarcinogen that requires metabolic activation to exert a mutagenic effect.
Source: CRISP

Methylcholanthrene: A carcinogen that is often used in experimental cancer studies.
Source: MeSH 2007

Methylcholanthrene: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Methylcholanthrene

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Methylcholanthrene

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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