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Endocrine Disruption in the Scheldt estuary:
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Fluoranthene
Physicochemical properties
Chemical name NLFluorantheen
Chemical name ENFluoranthene
CAS no206-44-0
UN-
Chemical formulaC16H10
Molecular weight202.26
Boiling point250C at 60 mm Hg
Melting point110C
Density-
Vapour pressure6E-6 mm Hg at 20C
Solubility0.265 ppm at 25C
LogKow5.33
PhaseSolid
Notes
Persistence
Degradation
Accumulationyes
Endocrien effect studies
Organism group Effect 
mammaliansuspected no endocrine effect
No (anti-)estrogenic activity
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mammalianEffect on anti-androgen
Inhibition of hAR transactivation by R1881
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yeastsuspected no endocrine effect
No estrogenic activity
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Data compiled by the Research Group Environmental Toxicology, Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, Belgium.
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