ASTM WK46995

    Withdrawal of E1263 - 97(2008) Standard Guide for Conduct of Micronucleus Assays in Mammalian Bone Marrow Erythrocytes

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    Developed by Subcommittee: F04.16 | Committee F04 | Contact Staff Manager


    This standard is being balloted for withdrawal with no replacement because it has not been revised since 1997 and was developed by committee E47 for aquatic toxicity testing. When balloted for re-approval, a recommendation was recieved that it be withdrawn because there exist better and more complete standards either on the books or in development. This standard would require extensive revision to be re-approved and would duplicate effort in ISO to do so.


    Assay; Bone marrow nucleus assay; Chromosomal/genetic effects; Data analysis--environmental; Environmental control/fate; Environmental sampling/testing; Genetic examination; Mammalian in vivo bone marrow nucleus assay; Micronucleus assay; Statistical methods; Test animals;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Kenneth St John


    F04 (14-08)

    Ballot Item Approved as E1263-1997(2008) and Pending Publication