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Coming into its 3rd version, the bestselling Handbook of organic results of Electromagnetic Fields is a definitive reference for gaining knowledge of bioeffects of static, low-, and high-frequency fields. It provides a well-rounded standpoint at the organic results of electromagnetic (EM) fields, authored via energetic individuals to the sphere with a wide selection of pursuits and backgrounds, techniques, and interpretations.

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Again, six circularly polarized cylindrical wave guides were used. Mean SARs ranged from 0 to ß 2006 by Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. 10 W/kg, and the temperature was maintained at 378C. Exposures lasted 2 h, and no primary DNA damage was detected by the alkaline comet assay, nor were there any changes in the frequency of binucleated or micronucleated cells in comparison to shamtreated controls. Maes and others studied effects of a 900 MHz RF radiation with different modes of exposure (continuous, pseudorandom, and dummy burst) and different power outputs (0, 2, 8, 15, 25, 50 W) on human blood cells collected from six donors [37].

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