It belongs to the group of nitroso compounds that are known for the carcinogenicity of most members which have been tested in most animals and can activate oncogenes in DNA, non-carcinogenicity of all N-nitrosamines with even one tertiary alkyl group is notable.
Additional information on Nitroso Adenine
Salam, Tejeshwori, and R. H. Duncan Lyngdoh. “Clues to the Non-Carcinogenicity of Certain N-Nitroso Compounds: Role of Alkylated DNA Bases.” Biophysical Chemistry, vol. 271, Apr. 2021, p. 106539, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpc.2020.106539.?
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