Study type: Law/recommendation/guideline

[Effects of Radiofrequency Fields on the Genome: Genotoxicity and Gene Regulation. Statement by the German Commission on Radiological Protection]. guideline

Wirkung hochfrequenter Felder auf das Genom: Genotoxizität und Genregulation. Stellungnahme der Strahlenschutzkommission.

German Commission on Radiological Protection (SSK)
2006: 1-67


This statement is dealing with the question whether radiofrequency electromagnetic fields from wireless applications, e.g. radio broadcast or mobile communications, can induce changes in the genome and/or in gene expression (gene regulation) when field intensities are below exposure restrictions.

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