Study type: Medical/biological study (experimental study)

Characterization of biological effect of 1763 MHz radiofrequency exposure on auditory hair cells. med./bio.

Published in: Int J Radiat Biol 2008; 84 (11): 909-915

Aim of study (acc. to author)

To study the biological effect of 1763 MHz radiofrequency exposure from mobile phone on changes in cell cycle, DNA damage, stress response, and gene expression in immortalized mouse auditory hair cells.

Endpoint

Exposure

Exposure Parameters
Exposure 1: 1,763 MHz
Exposure duration: continuous for 24 h and 48 h

Exposure 1

Main characteristics
Frequency 1,763 MHz
Type
Exposure duration continuous for 24 h and 48 h
Exposure setup
Exposure source
Sham exposure A sham exposure was conducted.
Parameters
Measurand Value Type Method Mass Remarks
SAR 20 W/kg - - unspecified -

Reference articles

  • Lee JS et al. (2006): Radiofrequency radiation does not induce stress response in human T-lymphocytes and rat primary astrocytes.

Exposed system:

Methods Endpoint/measurement parameters/methodology

Investigated system:
Time of investigation:
  • after exposure

Main outcome of study (acc. to author)

The data show no evidence of the induction of cellular responses, including cell cycle distribution, DNA damage, stress response and gene expression, after 1763 MHz radiofrequency exposure at an SAR of 20 W/kg in immortalized mouse auditory hair cells.

Study character:

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