tetrabromobisphenol A


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tetrabromobisphenol A

[¦te·trə¦brō·mō‚bis′fē‚nȯl ′ā]
(organic chemistry)
(C6H2Br2OH)2C(CH3)2 An off-white powder with a melting point of 180-184°C; soluble in methanol and ether; used as a flame retardant for plastics, paper, and textiles.
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Dose- and time-dependent changes in tissue levels of tetrabromobisphenol A (TBBPA) and its sulfate and glucuronide conjugates following repeated administration to female Wistar Han Rats.
Assessing oestrogenic effects of brominated flame retardants hexabromocyclododecane and tetrabromobisphenol A on MCF-7 cells.
Glucuronide and sulfate conjugates of tetrabromobisphenol A (TBBPA): Chemical synthesis and correlation between their urinary levels and plasma TBBPA content in voluntary human donors.
Modulation of estradiol synthesis and aromatase activity in human choriocarcinoma JEG-3 cells exposed to tetrabromobisphenol A. Toxicol Vitr 29(1):44-50, PMID: 25223798, https://doi.org/10.1016/jttiv.2014.
[7.] Lai D.Y., Kacew S., Dekant W: Tetrabromobisphenol A (TBBPA): Possible modes of action of toxicity and carcinogenicity in rodents.
[10.] He Q., Wang X., Sun P., Wang Z., Wang L.: Acute and chronic toxicity of tetrabromobisphenol A to three aquatic species under different pH conditions.
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[12.] National Toxicology Program: Toxicology studies of tetrabromobisphenol A in f344/ntac rats and b6c3f1/n mice and toxicology and carcinogenesis studies of tetrabromobisphenol a in Wistar Han [crl:wi(han)] rats and b6c3f1/n mice [Internet]: Program, 2013 [cytowany 8 marca 2016].
Tetrabromobisphenol A (TBBPA), induces cell death in TM4 Sertoli cells by modulating [Ca.sup.2+] transport proteins and causing dysregulation of [Ca.sup.2+] homeostasis.
Reactive brominated flame retardants include tetrabromobisphenol A (BA-59P) ad tetrabromophthalic anhydride (PHT-4) for epoxies and unsaturated polyesters.
Reactive brominated flame retardants are tetrabromobisphenol A (BA-59P), bishydroxyethyl ether of TBBA (BA-50P), and tetrabromophthalic anhydride (PHT-4) for epoxies and unsaturated polyesters.
Reactive brominated flame retardants are tetrabromobisphenol A, bishydroxyethyl ether of TBBA (BA-50P), and tetrabromophthalic anhydride (PHT-4) for epoxies and unsaturated polyesters.