Study on pineal function and DMBA-induced breast cancer formation in rats during exposure to a 100-mG, 50 Hz magnetic field.
Published in: J Toxicol Environ Health 1996; 48 (2): 169-185
Journal partially peer-reviewed/unclear
Aim of study (acc. to author)
- isolated bio./chem. substance
- investigation on living organism
Investigated organ system:
Time of investigation:
- during exposure
- after exposure
Main outcome of study (acc. to author)
Study funded by
Forschungsverbund Elektromagnetische Verträglichkeit Biologischer Systeme (Research Association of Electromagnetic Compatibility of Biological Systems), Technical University Braunschweig, Germany
Berufsgenossenschaft der Feinmechanik und Elektrotechnik (BGFE), Germany
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