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Chemical Chlordecone

Name Chlordecone
CAS Type 1 Name 1,3,4-Metheno-2H-cyclobuta(cd)pentalen-2-one, 1,1a,3,3a,4,5,5,5a,5b,6-decachlorooctahydro-
Equivalent Term Kepone
CAS Registry Number 143-50-0
Definition A highly chlorinated polycyclic hydrocarbon insecticide whose large number of chlorine atoms makes it resistant to degradation. It has been shown to be toxic to mammals and causes abnormal cellular changes in laboratory animals.
Structure Chlordecone
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MeSH® ID D007631
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ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons, Halogenated Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Chlordecone Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references

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Chlordecone Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  5b-hydrochlordecone
  chlordecone alcohol
  dihydrokepone
  monohydrokepone