Data pp 239-244 | Cite as

Time to Death and Type of Death in Mice Receiving Various Doses of Red Dye No. 40

  • D. F. Andrews
  • A. M. Herzberg
Part of the Springer Series in Statistics book series (SSS)


A lifetime feeding experiment involving 400 mice was undertaken in 1976 to assess the carcinogenicity of FD&C Red No. 40, Red 40, a colour additive widely used in foods in the U.S. For each sex, fifty mice were allocated to each of four groups, a control group and three dose level groups of Red 40.


Dose Level Primary Objective Regulatory Process Level Group Tumour Control 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. F. Andrews
    • 1
  • A. M. Herzberg
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of StatisticsUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsImperial College of Science and TechnologyLondonUK

Personalised recommendations