Study type: Medical/biological study (experimental study)

Studies on the hematologic effects of long-term, low-dose microwave exposure. med./bio.

Published in: Aviat Space Environ Med 1977: 516-518

Aim of study (acc. to author)

To investigate the effects of 2400 MHz continuous wave microwave exposure on possible hematological and morphological changes in rats.

Endpoint

Exposure

Exposure Parameters
Exposure 1: 2.4 GHz
Modulation type: CW
Exposure duration: repeated daily exposure, 1 h/day for 90 days

Exposure 1

Main characteristics
Frequency 2.4 GHz
Type
Waveform
Exposure duration repeated daily exposure, 1 h/day for 90 days
Modulation
Modulation type CW
Exposure setup
Exposure source
Chamber Plexiglass and wooden cage without any metal parts
Additional info Control group animals were kept under identical conditions.
Parameters
Measurand Value Type Method Mass Remarks
power density 50 W/m² mean measured - -

Exposed system:

Methods Endpoint/measurement parameters/methodology

Investigated system:
Time of investigation:
  • during exposure
  • after exposure

Main outcome of study (acc. to author)

For non of the investigated parameters significant differences were found compared with control animals.

Study character:

Study funded by

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