Mechanistic Studies - Genome


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ANSES (2013). Update of the Radiofrequency electromagnetic fields and health” expert appraisal. Agence nationale de sécurité sanitaire de l’alimentation, de l’environnement et du travail, Maisons-Alfort.

BfS (2008). Ergebnisse des Deutschen Mobilfunk Forschungsprogramms. Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz, Salzgitter.

Cam, S.T., Seyhan, N. (2012). Single-strand DNA breaks in human hair root cells exposed to mobile phone radiation. Int J Radiat Biol 88(5): 420-424.

Deshmukh, P.S., N. Nasare, K. Megha, B.D. Banerjee, R.S. Ahmed, D. Singh, M.P. Abegaonkar, A.K. Tripathi, Mediratta, P.K. (2015). Cognitive impairment and neurogenotoxic effects in rats exposed to low-intensity microwave radiation. Int J Toxicol 34(3): 284-290.

Gandhi, G., G. Kaur, Nisar, U. (2015). A cross-sectional case control study on genetic damage in individuals residing in the vicinity of a mobile phone base station. Electromagn Biol Med 34(4): 344-354.

Gulati, S., A. Yadav, N. Kumar, Kanupriya, N.K. Aggarwal, R. Kumar, Gupta, R. (2016). Effect of GSTM1 and GSTT1 Polymorphisms on Genetic Damage in Humans Populations Exposed to Radiation From Mobile Towers. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 70(3): 615-625.

ICNIRP (2018). Draft - ICNIRP Guidelines: Guidelines for limiting exposure to time-varying electric, magnetic and electromagnetic fields (100 kHz to 300 GHz): Appendix B: Health Risk Assessment Literature.

Layer, P.G., A. Heselich, Waldmann, P. et al. (2013). Einfluss hochfrequenter Felder auf menschliche Fibroblasten (Genotoxizität). - Vorhaben 3607S04504. BfS-RESFOR-80/13. BfS, Salzgitter.

Lehmann, H., M. Urech, Pickl, C. (2003). Tradescantia micronucleus bioassay for detecting mutagenicity of GSM-fields, in: 15th International Zurich Symposium and Technical Exhibition on Electromagnetic Compatibility 2003, Zurich, February 18-20, 2003, 301-303.

Liu, C., W. Duan, S. Xu, C. Chen, M. He, L. Zhang, Z. Yu, Zhou, Z. (2013). Exposure to 1800 MHz radiofrequency electromagnetic radiation induces oxidative DNA base damage in a mouse spermatocyte-derived cell line. Toxicol Lett 218(1): 2-9.

Negovetic, S., Regel, S. (2011). Nichtionisierende Strahlung - Umwelt und Gesundheit. Schweizerischer Nationalfonds, Bern.

SCENIHR (2015). Potential health effects of exposure to electromagnetic fields (EMF). Scientific Committee on Emerging and Newly Identified Health Risks, Brussels.

Schuermann, D., G.E. Bešić, M. Manser, F. Focke, M.A. Sater, Z. Barekati, F. Noreen, Ch. Schmid, M. Murbach, J. Fröhlich, N. Kuster, Schär, P. (2017). Interaction Between Electromagnetic Fields and Cellular Mechanisms – What We Learned from Our Investigation of the Impact on Genome Integrity and Cell Proliferation. COST EMF-MED Workshop on Non-Thermal EMF Cancer Treatment. Warschau, 15.2.2017.

Seawind (2013). Sound Exposure & Risk Assessment of Wireless Network Devices (SEAWIND). FP7-ENV-2009-1 Final Summary Report. Research Report. Brussels.

Şekeroğlu, V., A. Akar, Şekeroğlu, Z.A. (2012). Cytotoxic and genotoxic effects of high-frequency electromagnetic fields (GSM 1800MHz) on immature and mature rats. Ecotoxicology and environmental safety 80: 140-144.

Speit, G., R. Gminski, Tauber, R. (2013). Genotoxic effects of exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF) in HL-60 cells are not reproducible. Mutat Res., 15, 755(2): 163-166.

SSK (2011). Biologische Auswirkungen des Mobilfunks, Gesamtschau. Bonn, Strahlenschutzkommission.

SSM (2018). Recent Research on EMF and Health Risk - Twelfth report from SSM’s Scientific Council on Electromagnetic Fields. Swedish Radiation Safety Authority, Stockholm.

Sun, C., X. Wei, Y. Fei, L. Su, X. Zhao, G. Chen, Xu, Z. (2016). Mobile phone signal exposure triggers a hormesis-like effect in Atm+/+ and Atm-/- mouse embryonic fibroblasts. Sci Rep., Nov 18, 6: 37423.

Tang, J., Y. Zhang, L. Yang, Q. Chen, L. Tan, S. Zuo, H. Feng, Z. Chen, Zhu, G. (2015). Exposure to 900 MHz electromagnetic fields activates the mkp-1/ERK pathway and causes blood-brain barrier damage and cognitive impairment in rats. Brain Res 1601: 92-101.

Technopolis (2015). Programme evaluation Electromagnetic Fields & Health (EMF&H). Technopolis Group, Amsterdam.

Trosic, I., I. Pavicic, S. Milkovic-Kraus, M. Mladinic, Zeljezic, D. (2011). Effect of electromagnetic radiofrequency radiation on the rats' brain, liver and kidney cells measured by comet assay. Coll Antropol 35(4): 1259-1264.

Vijayalaxmi, A.B. Reddy, R.J. McKenzie, R.L. McIntosh, T.J. Prihoda, Wood, A.W. (2013). Incidence of micronuclei in human peripheral blood lymphocytes exposed to modulated and unmodulated 2450 MHz radiofrequency fields. Bioelectromagnetics 34(7): 542-548.

Vijayalaxmi, Prihoda, T.J. (2012). Genetic damage in human cells exposed to non-ionizing radiofrequency fields: a meta-analysis of the data from 88 publications (1990-2011). Mutat Res 749(1-2): 1-16.

Vijayalaxmi, Prihoda, T.J. (2019). Comprehensive Review of Quality of Publications and Meta-analysis of Genetic Damage in Mammalian Cells Exposed to Non-Ionizing Radiofrequency Fields. Radiation Research, 191(1): 20-30.

Zhijian, C., L. Xiaoxue, L. Yezhen, C. Shijie, J. Lifen, L. Jianlin, L. Deqiang, Jiliang, H. (2010). Impact of 1.8-GHz radiofrequency radiation (RFR) on DNA damage and repair induced by doxorubicin in human B-cell lymphoblastoid cells. Mutat Res 695(1-2): 16-21.

Zhijian, C., L. Xiaoxue, L. Yezhen, L. Deqiang, C. Shijie, J. Lifen, L. Jianlin, Jiliang, H. (2009). Influence of 1.8-GHz (GSM) radiofrequency radiation (RFR) on DNA damage and repair induced by X-rays in human leukocytes in vitro. Mutat Res 677(1-2): 100-104.

Zuo, H., T. Lin, D. Wang, R. Peng, S. Wang, Y. Gao, X. Xu, L. Zhao, S. Wang, Su, Z. (2015). RKIP Regulates Neural Cell Apoptosis Induced by Exposure to Microwave Radiation Partly Through the MEK/ERK/CREB Pathway. Mol Neurobiol 51(3): 1520-1529.