Information value of the rodent bioassay

Tests for human carcinogens using lifetime rodent bioassays are expensive, time-consuming and give uncertain results. For most chemicals such tests are not cost-effective.

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Lave, L., Ennever, F., Rosenkranz, H. et al. Information value of the rodent bioassay. Nature 336, 631–633 (1988). https://doi.org/10.1038/336631a0

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