- 13-o-Acetylphorbol 12-myristate
- (Hydroxymethyl)-1,1,6,8-beta-tetramethyl-9a-acetate 9-myristate
- Factor a1
- Factor a1
In cancer research to study mechanisms of tumor promotion, to screen for potential inhibiting agents, and as positive control for tumor promoting agents.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Tumorigen; Mutagen; Reproductive Effector; Primary Irritant
Melting point, °C
Hazards and Protection.
Store in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed container. Deep freeze (below -20 C).
Do not breathe dust, vapor, mist, or gas. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Use only in a chemical fume hood.
Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable disposal container.
Strong oxidizing agents, strong bases.
Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide.
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. To extinguish fire use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or chemical foam.
This material is probably combustible.
Poison by ingestion.
Toxic if inhaled.
Toxic in contact with skin.
May cause eye irritation.
Get medical aid immediately. Wash mouth out with water.
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid.
Get medical aid immediately. Immediately flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid immediately.