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What does DMN stand for?

DMN stands for Dimethylnitrosamine (carcinogen)

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We are of the view, however, that programs for control of chemical carcinogens must also encompass certain judiciously chosen class 2A or "probable" human carcinogens, such as diesel exhaust, indoor emissions produced by combustion of biomass fuels, and dimethylnitrosamine, for which there is already strong evidence of carcinogenicity in animal, cellular, or molecular models and limited human data (IARC 2011).
In meat it forms carcinogenic nitrosamines, nitrosopyrrolidine and dimethylnitrosamine, in the part per billion range (Rubin, 1977).
For example, it is currently unclear whether any of the proposed alternatives should be required to predict the carcinogenicity of presumed nongenotoxic rodent carcinogens such as sodium saccharin and limonene, or whether their value should be judged in relation to their sensitivity to genotoxic (mutagenic) carcinogens such as dimethylnitrosamine, benzo[a]pyrene, and aflatoxin [B.