Agent Name

cis-1,2-Diphenylethylene

Alternative Name

cis-Stilbene

CAS Number

645-49-8

Formula

C14-H12

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

cis-Stilbene; (Z)-Stilbene; Benzene, 1,1'-(1,2-ethenediyl)bis-, (Z)-; Isostilbene; cis-Diphenylethene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Yellow liquid; [HSDB] Colorless or pale yellow liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a research chemical; [HSDB]

Comments

Effects after intraperitoneal injection of rats include liver changes; TDLo = 361 mg/kg; [RTECS] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "trans-1,2-Diphenylethylene."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00686 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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