2-Mercaptopropionic acid produced skin sensitization reactions in volunteers. It was of high acute inhalation toxicity in rats. There was no evidence of mutagenic activity in the bacterial Ames test or in fruit fly.

Date of Publication: 1988

Number of Pages: 3

CAS Number*: 79-42-5

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