Repetitive exposure to a 60-Hz time-varying magnetic field induces DNA double-strand breaks and apoptosis in human cells.
Published in: Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2010; 400 (4): 739-744
Aim of study (acc. to author)
continuous for up to 60 min
permanent magnets forming a plate with a diameter of 15 cm that could move up and down along a spindle so that the distance between the bottom and the magnets varied up to 12 cm; the maximum rotation speed was 1800 rpm; culture plates placed on the bottom of the exposure device which was placed inside an incubator
continuous for 30 min/day on 3 days
Main outcome of study (acc. to author)
Study funded by
Ministry of Knowledge Economy (MKE), Korea
Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT)
Yonsei University Research Fund, Korea
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