nonionizing radiation

Summary

Summary: Electromagnetic radiation which does not produce ions in matter through which it passes. Its wavelengths are generally greater than those of far ultraviolet radiation and range through the longest radio waves.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Evaluation of human exposure to single electromagnetic pulses of arbitrary shape
    Lukas Jelinek
    National Reference Laboratory for Non lonising Electromagnetic Radiation, Rytírská 12, Prague 1, Czech Republic
    Cent Eur J Public Health 14:30-4. 2006
  2. ncbi Exclusion zones close to wireless communication transmitters aiming to reduce human health risks
    Alvaro A de Salles
    Electrical Engineering Department, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Electromagn Biol Med 25:339-47. 2006
  3. ncbi [A cross-sectional study on nonionizing radiation to male fertility]
    Xiao Ping Ding
    Department of Reproductive Center, People s Libration Army 202 Hospital, Shenyang 110003, China
    Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 25:40-3. 2004
  4. pmc Radio frequency nonionizing radiation in a community exposed to radio and television broadcasting
    James B Burch
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:248-53. 2006
  5. ncbi Effects of electromagnetic fields on cells: physiological and therapeutical approaches and molecular mechanisms of interaction. A review
    Richard H W Funk
    Department of Anatomy, University of Technology, Dresden, Germany
    Cells Tissues Organs 182:59-78. 2006
  6. ncbi Effect of 910-MHz electromagnetic field on rat bone marrow
    George Demsia
    Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management, Ioannina University, Seferi 2, Agrinio 30100, Greece
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:48-54. 2004
  7. ncbi Alteration of tight and adherens junctions on 50-Hz magnetic field exposure in Madin Darby canine kidney (MDCK) cells
    Zoltan Somosy
    Fodor József National Center of Public Health, Frederic Joliot Curie National Research Institute for Radiobiology and Radiohygiene, Budapest, Hungary
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:75-82. 2004
  8. ncbi Non-ionising radiation human exposure assessment near telecommunication devices in Croatia
    Dina Simunić
    Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Arh Hig Rada Toksikol 57:55-63. 2006
  9. ncbi Evaluation of radiofrequency dielectric heaters workers exposure
    M Benes
    Regional Environment Protection Agency of Friuli Venezia Giulia ARPA FVG, Department of Trieste, Via La Marmora 13, Trieste, Italy
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 129:397-402. 2008
  10. ncbi Radio frequency radiation exposure of the F-15 crewmember
    Michael S Laughrey
    USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks City Base, TX 78235, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:851-7. 2003

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Publications216 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Evaluation of human exposure to single electromagnetic pulses of arbitrary shape
    Lukas Jelinek
    National Reference Laboratory for Non lonising Electromagnetic Radiation, Rytírská 12, Prague 1, Czech Republic
    Cent Eur J Public Health 14:30-4. 2006
    ..For very slowly varying field, the integral kernel is extended to include the softened ICNIRP basic limit for frequencies lower than 4 Hz...
  2. ncbi Exclusion zones close to wireless communication transmitters aiming to reduce human health risks
    Alvaro A de Salles
    Electrical Engineering Department, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Electromagn Biol Med 25:339-47. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi [A cross-sectional study on nonionizing radiation to male fertility]
    Xiao Ping Ding
    Department of Reproductive Center, People s Libration Army 202 Hospital, Shenyang 110003, China
    Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 25:40-3. 2004
    ..To investigate the relationship between microwave radiation and male reproductivity...
  4. pmc Radio frequency nonionizing radiation in a community exposed to radio and television broadcasting
    James B Burch
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:248-53. 2006
    Exposure to radio frequency (RF) nonionizing radiation from telecommunications is pervasive in modern society...
  5. ncbi Effects of electromagnetic fields on cells: physiological and therapeutical approaches and molecular mechanisms of interaction. A review
    Richard H W Funk
    Department of Anatomy, University of Technology, Dresden, Germany
    Cells Tissues Organs 182:59-78. 2006
    ..A further goal of this review is to bridge the gap between recent cell biological studies (which, indeed, show new data of EMF actions) and aspects of EMF-based therapy, e.g., in wounds and bone fractures...
  6. ncbi Effect of 910-MHz electromagnetic field on rat bone marrow
    George Demsia
    Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management, Ioannina University, Seferi 2, Agrinio 30100, Greece
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:48-54. 2004
    Aiming to investigate the possibility of electromagnetic fields (EMF) developed by nonionizing radiation to be a noxious agent capable of inducing genotoxicity to humans, in the current study we have investigated the effect of 910-MHz ..
  7. ncbi Alteration of tight and adherens junctions on 50-Hz magnetic field exposure in Madin Darby canine kidney (MDCK) cells
    Zoltan Somosy
    Fodor József National Center of Public Health, Frederic Joliot Curie National Research Institute for Radiobiology and Radiohygiene, Budapest, Hungary
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:75-82. 2004
    ..The quantitative changes of beta-catenin suggest a causative relationship between MF effects on the cell junctional complex and the Wnt signaling pathway...
  8. ncbi Non-ionising radiation human exposure assessment near telecommunication devices in Croatia
    Dina Simunić
    Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Arh Hig Rada Toksikol 57:55-63. 2006
    ..In spite of a high number of indoor and outdoor sources and the "worst-case exposure assessment", the results are within the limits defined by the Croatian EMF Ordinance...
  9. ncbi Evaluation of radiofrequency dielectric heaters workers exposure
    M Benes
    Regional Environment Protection Agency of Friuli Venezia Giulia ARPA FVG, Department of Trieste, Via La Marmora 13, Trieste, Italy
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 129:397-402. 2008
    ..This last type of measurement is done to estimate the effectiveness of grounding the machinery. The report ends with an estimate of the exposure of workers to electromagnetic fields and also some recommendations for reducing risk...
  10. ncbi Radio frequency radiation exposure of the F-15 crewmember
    Michael S Laughrey
    USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks City Base, TX 78235, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:851-7. 2003
    ..Measurement of RFR while actually in flight in the F-15 has never been performed. This study was designed to document the RFR levels that pilots are exposed to on normal missions while in flight with the radar on and active...
  11. ncbi Response, thermal regulatory threshold and thermal breakdown threshold of restrained RF-exposed mice at 905 MHz
    S Ebert
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH, Zurich, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland
    Phys Med Biol 50:5203-15. 2005
    ..The presented data suggest that the thermal breakdown for in-tube restrained mice, whole-body exposed to radiofrequency fields, may occur at SAR levels of 6 W kg(-1)(K = 2) at laboratory conditions...
  12. ncbi Effects of whole-body 50-Hz magnetic field exposure on mouse Leydig cells
    Zsolt Forgacs
    National Institute of Chemical Safety, Budapest, Hungary
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:83-90. 2004
    ..Our results indicate a presumably direct effect of whole-body MF exposure on the hCG-stimulated steroidogenic response of mouse Leydig cells...
  13. ncbi [Environmental risk factors and epidemiologic study]
    C Signorelli
    Dipartimento di Sanita Pubblica, Sezione di Igiene, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Via Volturno 39, 43100 Parma
    Ann Ig 14:253-62. 2002
    ..It is therefore vital for the public health operators to maintain a continuous relationship with the mass media which should be based on reciprocal trust and full collaboration...
  14. ncbi Development of a reliable and low-cost system for the study of EMF biological effects
    M Tzaphlidou
    Laboratory of Medical Physics, Medical School, University of Ioannina, 45110 Ioannina, Greece
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:100-4. 2004
  15. ncbi Stereological analysis of thyroid mast cells in rats after exposure to extremely low frequency electromagnetic field and the following "off" field period
    Vesna Rajkovic
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Trg Dositeja Obradovica 2, 21000 Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro
    Acta Biol Hung 56:43-51. 2005
    ..Since in our previous investigations, morphofunctional alterations of thyroid gland in rats exposed to ELF-EMF were found the contribution of released mast cell mediators to these changes could be presumed...
  16. ncbi [The effect of microwaves on the bioelectric brain activity]
    A V Sidorenko
    Belarusian State University, Minsk, 220050 Belarus
    Radiats Biol Radioecol 42:546-50. 2002
    ..It is possible to modulate the bioelectric brain activity by microwaves to change the functional state of central nervous system and probably of the whole organism...
  17. ncbi [Electromagnetic fields of millimeter range: effect on the structure and functional properties of erythrocyte membranes]
    S A Badzhinian
    Research Centre of Radiation Medicine and Burns, Ministry of Health, Yerevan, 375108 Repiblic of Armenia
    Radiats Biol Radioecol 42:551-5. 2002
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  18. ncbi [Electrosmog, cellular phones, sunbeds etc. -- adverse health effects from radiation? Health aspects of non-ionizing radiation]
    J H Bernhardt
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 48:63-75. 2005
    ..Because of the introduction of new technologies more portable devices are to be expected that may be operated near the body. This will further increase the exposure of people to high-frequency electromagnetic fields...
  19. ncbi Nanosecond pulsed electric fields induce apoptosis in p53-wildtype and p53-null HCT116 colon carcinoma cells
    Emily H Hall
    Center for Pediatric Research, Children s Hospital of the King s Daughters, Department of Physiological Sciences, Eastern Virginia Medical School, PO Box 1980, Norfolk, VA 23501 1980, USA
    Apoptosis 12:1721-31. 2007
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  20. ncbi [Cellular biology and public health]
    György Köteles
    Országos Frédéric Joliot Curie Sugárbiológiai és Sugáregészségügyi Kutató Intézet, Fodor József Országos Közegészségügyi Központ, Budapest, 1775, Hungary
    Magy Onkol 48:121-5. 2004
    ..Biological dosimetry techniques were categorized according to the indication time. In addition, radiation sensitivity of intracellular antioxidant enzymes and the antioxidant capacity of blood sera were measured...
  21. ncbi ELF non ionizing radiation changes the distribution of the inner chemical functional groups in human epithelial cell (HaCaT) culture
    Antonella Lisi
    Institute of Neurobiology and Molecular Medicine, Area della Ricerca CNR via del Fosso del Cavaliere, 100 00133, Roma, Italy
    Electromagn Biol Med 25:281-9. 2006
    ..These results further accentuate the crucial questions, raised by several recent studies, about the impact of low-frequency electromagnetic field on human cells...
  22. ncbi Epidemiological risk assessment of mobile phones and cancer: where can we improve?
    Anssi Auvinen
    STUK Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 15:516-23. 2006
    ..These limitations are inherent in case-control studies. Quality of evidence can be improved by conducting prospective cohort studies...
  23. ncbi Quasi-static electromagnetic dosimetry: from basic principles to examples of applications
    Daniele Andreuccetti
    Institute for Applied Physics Nello Carrara of the Italian National Research Council IFAC CNR, Italy
    Int J Occup Saf Ergon 12:201-15. 2006
    ..An analysis of different methods in the same framework emphasizes common features and differences. This can help in choosing a more suitable method to solve a particular problem. An example of an application is finally reported...
  24. ncbi Evaluation of genotoxic effect of low level 50 Hz magnetic fields on human blood cells using different cytogenetic assays
    A Testa
    Section of Toxicology and Biomedical Sciences, ENEA CR Casaccia, Rome, Italy
    Bioelectromagnetics 25:613-9. 2004
    ..Results do not evidence any DNA damage induced by ELFMF exposure or any effect on cell proliferation. Data obtained from the combined exposure to ELFMFs and ionizing radiation do not suggest any synergistic or antagonistic effect...
  25. ncbi Quantitative evaluations of mechanisms of radiofrequency interactions with biological molecules and processes
    Asher R Sheppard
    Asher Sheppard Consulting, Redlands, CA 92373, USA
    Health Phys 95:365-96. 2008
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  26. ncbi Health risks of exposure to non-ionizing radiation--myths or science-based evidence
    Maila Hietanen
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Med Lav 97:184-8. 2006
    ..Biological effects of electromagnetic (EM) radiation depend greatly on wavelength and other physical parameters...
  27. ncbi Exposure modeling of high-frequency electromagnetic fields
    Alfred Bürgi
    ARIAS umwelt forschung beratung, Langmauerweg 12, Bern CH 3011, Switzerland
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:183-91. 2008
    ..However, before the model can be applied for future epidemiologic research, additional validation studies focusing on indoor values are needed to improve model validity...
  28. ncbi Influence of 50-Hz electromagnetic field on anurian (Xenopus laevis) metamorphosis
    S Grimaldi
    Institute Neurobiology and Molecular Medicine, CNR, Via del Fosso del Cavaliere, Rome
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:41-7. 2004
    ..Particularly, metamorphosis was successful for 85% of individuals in the unirradiated tadpole population and for 45% of individuals in the irradiated tadpole population, respectively...
  29. ncbi Magnetic fields of induction heaters in the framework of directive 2004/40/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council
    Gilbert Decat
    VITO, Mol, Belgium
    Int J Occup Saf Ergon 12:169-76. 2006
    ..Whereas mitigation of existing/old induction ovens is difficult, the design of new induction heaters and their housing should be based, among others, on electromagnetic reducing engineering concepts...
  30. ncbi Effects of 2.45-GHz electromagnetic fields with a wide range of SARs on micronucleus formation in CHO-K1 cells
    S Koyama
    Department of Radiological Technology, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Hirosaki University, 66 1 Hon cho, Hirosaki, 036 8564, Japan
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:29-40. 2004
    ..We also showed that an increase in SAR causes a rise in temperature and this may be connected to the increase in MN formation generated by exposure to HFEMF...
  31. ncbi Health risk assessment of occupational exposure to a magnetic field from magnetic resonance imaging devices
    Jolanta Karpowicz
    Central Institute for Labour Protection National Research Institute, Poland
    Int J Occup Saf Ergon 12:155-67. 2006
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  32. ncbi [Electromagnetic fields in hospitals: wireless-LAN as a risk factor?]
    M Oertle
    Spital Thun Simmental AG, Thun
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 95:933-41. 2006
    ..The results of a questionnaire survey emphasize, that the hospital staff does not worry much about electromagnetic fields of new ICT technologies...
  33. ncbi The pregnant health care worker--an evidence-based approach to job assignment and reassignment
    Joyce Hood
    Occupational Health Services, Cook Children s Health Care System, Fort Worth, TX, USA
    AAOHN J 56:329-33. 2008
    ..Women of childbearing age must carefully consider the risks and benefits of working in the field of health care prior to becoming pregnant...
  34. ncbi Occupational exposure to ionizing and non-ionizing radiation and risk of glioma
    Ken K Karipidis
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 57:518-24. 2007
    ..Although the aetiology of glioma is poorly understood, the higher incidence in males has long suggested an occupational cause...
  35. ncbi Resolution of radio frequency exposure concerns at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution with a collaborative approach
    Ronald H Reif
    Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, EH and S Office, MS 48, Woods Hole, MA 02543, USA
    Health Phys 91:S87-91. 2006
    ..All monitored exposures have been less than 10% of the MPE limit from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Standard C95.1-1999 for controlled areas, and all occupational RFR exposure concerns have been resolved...
  36. ncbi Radio frequency radiation exposure standards: considerations for harmonization
    L S Erdreich
    Exponent, New York, NY 10170, USA
    Health Phys 80:430-9. 2001
    ..This analysis suggests harmonization of standards will require more detailed review and coordination of biological and engineering data and of policy options...
  37. ncbi [Radiation risks and their prevention]
    Tapio Rytömaa
    Kuopion yliopiston ympäristötieteiden laitos 70211 Kuopio
    Duodecim 119:113-21. 2003
  38. ncbi Lean manufacturing comes to China: a case study of its impact on workplace health and safety
    Garrett D Brown
    Maquiladora Health and Safety Support Network, P O Box 124, Berkeley, CA 94701 0124, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:249-57. 2007
    ..A key to worker safety in lean production operations is the development of informed, empowered, and active workers with the knowledge, skills, and opportunity to act in the workplace to eliminate or reduce hazards...
  39. doi Occupational exposure to ionizing and non-ionizing radiation and risk of glioma
    Bruce Hocking
    Occup Med (Lond) 58:148-9; author reply 149. 2008
  40. ncbi Radiation exposure of aircrews
    Wallace Friedberg
    Civil Aerospace Medical Institute, Mail Route AAM 610, Federal Aviation Administration, Oklahoma City, OK 73125, USA
    Occup Med 17:293-309, v. 2002
    ..Crewmembers are exposed to nonionizing radiation in the form of electric and magnetic fields generated by the aircraft s electronic and electrical systems...
  41. ncbi [Evaluation of the occupational exposure risk to non-ionizing radiation in the working environment in a metal mechanical industry]
    N Bianchi
    ASL della Provincia di Varese, Dipartimento di Prevenzione, Varese
    Med Lav 92:338-44. 2001
    ..Information and training of personnel, health surveillance and the specific observation of critical groups of workers, are also of fundamental importance...
  42. ncbi International commission on non-ionizing radiation protection
    Gunde Ziegelberger
    Prog Biophys Mol Biol 92:1-3. 2006
  43. ncbi Multispectral classification techniques for terahertz pulsed imaging: an example in histopathology
    Elizabeth Berry
    Academic Unit of Medical Physics, University of Leeds, Wellcome Wing, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    Med Eng Phys 26:423-30. 2004
    ..The results have implications for the future development of the technique as the need for only a small number of features could lead to considerably reduced acquisition times...
  44. ncbi American Chemical Society meeting. New techniques aim to thwart terrorists
    Yudhijit Bhattacharjee
    Science 309:1810-1. 2005
  45. ncbi The development of terahertz sources and their applications
    A G Davies
    Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0HE, UK
    Phys Med Biol 47:3679-89. 2002
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  46. ncbi Mobile telephones and brain vascular leakage
    John W Finnie
    Pathology 36:96-7. 2004
  47. ncbi Effects of electromagnetic radiation from a cellular telephone on epidermal Merkel cells
    M Kemal Irmak
    Department of Histology and Embryology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    J Cutan Pathol 30:135-8. 2003
    ..Exposure led to significantly higher exocytotic activity in Merkel cells compared with the sham exposure group. This finding may indicate the possible role of Merkel cells in the pathophysiology of the effects of EMR...
  48. ncbi [The occupational risk in IRCCS of Neurosciences]
    D Talini
    Unità Operativa IOSS, Azienda USL 6, Livorno
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 24:118-23. 2002
    ..In this kind of structures the stress factor is of the greatest importance, it should therefore have a strong consideration on the valuation of risk by the IRCCS...
  49. ncbi Low-level exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields: health effects and research needs
    M H Repacholi
    World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bioelectromagnetics 19:1-19. 1998
    ..Recent studies that may indicate an increased incidence of cancer in exposed populations should be investigated further...
  50. ncbi Exposure to electromagnetic fields (non-ionizing radiation) and its relationship with childhood leukemia: a systematic review
    I Calvente
    Laboratory of Medical Investigations, San Cecilio University Hospital, CIBER de Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Spain
    Sci Total Environ 408:3062-9. 2010
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  51. pmc Calicivirus inactivation by nonionizing (253.7-nanometer-wavelength [UV]) and ionizing (gamma) radiation
    Ana Maria de Roda Husman
    Microbiological Laboratory for Health Protection, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, P O Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:5089-93. 2004
    ..The inactivation rates for both caliciviruses with ionizing and nonionizing radiation were comparable but different from the inactivation rates for MS2...
  52. ncbi Occupational exposure to ionizing and non-ionizing radiation and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Ken K Karipidis
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 80:663-70. 2007
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  53. ncbi A comparison of important international and national standards for limiting exposure to EMF including the scientific rationale
    Colin R Roy
    Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency, Yallambie, Victoria, Australia
    Health Phys 92:635-41. 2007
    ..In 2006, ICNIRP will initiate the review of their ELF and radiofrequency guidelines, and this will provide an opportunity to address differences in standards and the move towards harmonization of EMF standards and guidelines...
  54. ncbi Localized specific absorption rate calculations in a realistic phantom leg at 1-30 MHz using a finite element method
    P R Wainwright
    National Radiological Protection Board, Didcot, Oxfordshire, UK
    Phys Med Biol 44:1041-52. 1999
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  55. ncbi [The electroporation effects of high power pulse microwave and electromagnetic pulse irradiation on the membranes of cardiomyocyte cells and the mechanism therein involved]
    Hua Deng
    Foshan Science Technology University, Foshan 528231, China
    Sheng Wu Yi Xue Gong Cheng Xue Za Zhi 22:672-6, 694. 2005
    ..Electroporation is one of the most critical mechanisms to explain the athermal effects of electromagnetic radiation...
  56. ncbi Analysis of specific absorption rate and current density in biological tissues surrounding energy transmission transformer for an artificial heart: using magnetic resonance imaging-based human body model
    Naoya Higaki
    Graduate School of Engineering, Hiroshima University, Higashi Hiroshima Shi, Hiroshima, Japan
    Artif Organs 34:E1-9. 2010
    ..1 cm(3)) is found to be larger than that in model 1 (93.7 cm(3)). Hence, it is speculated that the presence of the ribs caused an increase in the current density. Therefore, it is concluded that model 1 satisfies the ICNIRP standards...
  57. ncbi 60 Hz magnetic fields do not enhance cell killing by genotoxic chemicals in Ataxia telangiectasia and normal lymphoblastoid cells
    L I Loberg
    Experimental Toxicology and Carcinogenesis Division, IIT Research Institute, Chicago, Illinois 60616, USA
    Radiat Res 153:685-9. 2000
    ..In consideration of their sensitivity to both ionizing and nonionizing radiation, AT cells may provide a sensitive model system to study the biological activity of other components of the ..
  58. ncbi Influence of high-frequency electromagnetic fields on different modes of cell death and gene expression
    M Port
    Institute of Radiobiology, German Armed Forces, Neuherbergstr 11, D 80937 Munich, Germany
    Int J Radiat Biol 79:701-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether biological effects such as different modes of cell death and gene expression modifications related to tumorgenesis are detectable above the threshold defined...
  59. ncbi [Detection of amino acids based on terahertz spectroscopy]
    Zhong feng Tang
    Department of Biological and Chemical Engineering, Guangxi University of Technology, Liuzhou 545006, China
    Guang Pu Xue Yu Guang Pu Fen Xi 29:2351-6. 2009
    ..Some brief remarks on future developments in and prospects for THz application in amino acids are also provided...
  60. ncbi Phosphorylation and gene expression of p53 are not affected in human cells exposed to 2.1425 GHz band CW or W-CDMA modulated radiation allocated to mobile radio base stations
    H Hirose
    Research Division for Advanced Technology, Kashima Laboratory, Mitsubishi Chemical Safety Institute Ltd, Kamisu, Japan
    Bioelectromagnetics 27:494-504. 2006
    ..Our results confirm that exposure to low-level RF signals up to 800 mW/kg does not induce p53-dependent apoptosis, DNA damage, or other stress response in human cells...
  61. ncbi [Polish guidelines of 2001 for maximum admissible intensities in high frequency EMF versus European Union recommendations]
    Halina Aniołczyk
    Zakładu Zagrozeń Fizycznych Instytutu Medycyny, Łodzi
    Med Pr 54:181-7. 2003
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  62. ncbi Photoretinitis: an underestimated occupational injury?
    N Magnavita
    Institute of Occupational Medicine, Catholic University School of Medicine, Largo Gemelli 8, 00168 Roma, Italy
    Occup Med (Lond) 52:223-5. 2002
    ..Workers covered by compulsory collective insurance should be eligible for compensation in every case of welding light-induced retinal damage...
  63. ncbi Non-ionizing electromagnetic radiations, emitted by a cellular phone, modify cutaneous blood flow
    G Monfrecola
    Department of Systematic Pathology, Section of Dermatology, University Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Dermatology 207:10-4. 2003
    ..Our surroundings are full of non-ionizing electromagnetic radiation (EMR) of different frequency and power. The non-ionizing EMRs emitted by television, computer and cellular phone (CF) sets have been increasing over the past few years...
  64. ncbi Survey of electromagnetic field exposure in bedrooms of residences in lower Austria
    Johannes Tomitsch
    European Center for Environmental Medicine, Mühlweg 46, St Polten, Austria
    Bioelectromagnetics 31:200-8. 2010
    ..A small but statistically significant correlation between ELF-MF exposure and overall RF-EMF levels of R = 0.16 (P = 0.008) was computed that was independent of type (flat, single family) and location (urban, rural) of houses...
  65. ncbi Interaction of static and extremely low frequency electric and magnetic fields with living systems: health effects and research needs
    M H Repacholi
    World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bioelectromagnetics 20:133-60. 1999
    ..Ambient static electric fields have not been reported to cause any direct adverse health effects, and so no further research in this area was deemed necessary...
  66. ncbi Exposure to extremely-low-frequency electromagnetic fields and radiofrequency radiation: cardiovascular effects in humans
    J R Jauchem
    Radiofrequency Radiation Division, USAF Armstrong Laboratory, Brooks Air Force Base, TX 78235 5324, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 70:9-21. 1997
    Cardiovascular changes in humans exposed to nonionizing radiation [including extremely-low-frequency electromagnetic fields (ELF EMFs) and radiofrequency radiation (RFR)] are reviewed...
  67. ncbi [Fitness of workers with particular sensitivity to non-ionizing radiation]
    R Moccaldi
    CNR Ufficio Prevenzione e Protezione, Roma, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:134-48. 2011
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  68. ncbi Global Solar UV Index: Australian measurements, forecasts and comparison with the UK
    Peter Gies
    Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency, Yallambie, Victoria, Australia
    Photochem Photobiol 79:32-9. 2004
    ..The factors affecting the solar UVR environment and the measured UVI are also discussed and compared against measurements from the UK...
  69. ncbi Response of diazotrophic cyanobacterium Nostoc carneum under pesticide and UV-B stress
    S Bhattacharyya
    School of Life Sciences, Sambalpur University, Jyoti Vihar 768 019, Sambalpur, Orissa, India
    Chemosphere 84:131-5. 2011
    ..Experiment conducted to check the ability of the organism to recover from the stress, exposed for various time periods, suggest their ability to partially recover from the stress...
  70. ncbi Ultrasonic tissue characterization for monitoring nanostructured TiO2-induced bone growth
    G Rus
    Department of Structural Mechanics, University of Granada, Politécnico de Fuentenueva, 18071 Granada, Spain
    Phys Med Biol 52:3531-47. 2007
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  71. ncbi Operational health physics
    Kenneth L Miller
    Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Health Phys 88:1-15. 2005
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  72. ncbi Prenatal exposure to non-ionizing radiation: effects of WiFi signals on pregnancy outcome, peripheral B-cell compartment and antibody production
    Manolo Sambucci
    ENEA Italian Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development, Unit of Radiation Biology and Human Health, Rome, Italy
    Radiat Res 174:732-40. 2010
    ..In conclusion, our results do not show any effect on pregnancy outcome or any early or late effects on B-cell differentiation and function due to prenatal exposure to WiFi signals...
  73. ncbi Radiofrequency electromagnetic field exposure and non-specific symptoms of ill health: a systematic review
    Martin Röösli
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Finkenhubelweg 11, CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    Environ Res 107:277-87. 2008
    ..If such individuals exist, they represent a small minority and have not been identified yet. The available observational studies do not allow differentiating between biophysical from EMF and nocebo effects...
  74. ncbi Bistranded oxidized purine damage clusters: induced in DNA by long-wavelength ultraviolet (290-400 nm) radiation?
    Joon Myong Song
    Biology Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York 11973 5000, USA
    Biochemistry 41:8683-8. 2002
    ..g., nonionizing radiation. UV radiation produces clusters of cyclobutyl pyrimidine dimers, photoproducts that occur individually in ..
  75. ncbi The impact of exposure to radio frequency electromagnetic fields on chronic well-being in young people--a cross-sectional study based on personal dosimetry
    Sabine Heinrich
    Unit for Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology and Net Teaching, Institute and Outpatient Clinic for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Hospital of the Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Environ Int 37:26-30. 2011
    ..Prospective studies investigating potential long-term effects of RF EMF are necessary to confirm our results...
  76. ncbi Occupational exposure measurements of static and pulsed gradient magnetic fields in the vicinity of MRI scanners
    Sami Kännälä
    STUK Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority, 00881 Helsinki, Finland
    Phys Med Biol 54:2243-57. 2009
    ..Even higher values (6.5 T s(-1)) were measured for simultaneous exposure to motion-induced and gradient fields in the vicinity of the 3 T scanner...
  77. ncbi Occupational exposure to radio frequency/microwave radiation and the risk of brain tumors: Interphone Study Group, Germany
    Gabriele Berg
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Faculty of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 164:538-48. 2006
    ..69, 2.13); for meningioma, it was 1.34 (95% confidence interval: 0.64, 2.81). However, the slight increase in risk observed with increasing duration of exposure merits further research with larger sample sizes...
  78. ncbi Accounting for human variability and sensitivity in setting standards for electromagnetic fields
    William H Bailey
    Exponent Health Sciences Practice, New York, NY 10170, USA
    Health Phys 92:649-57. 2007
    ..Data on the range of responses between median and sensitive individuals regarding heat stress and cognitive function should be evaluated to inform a reassessment of these safety factors and to identify data gaps...
  79. ncbi Personal exposure to mobile phone frequencies and well-being in adults: a cross-sectional study based on dosimetry
    Silke Thomas
    Unit for Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology and Net Teaching, Institute and Outpatient Clinic for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Munich, Germany
    Bioelectromagnetics 29:463-70. 2008
    ..We did not find any statistically significant association between the exposure and chronic symptoms or between the exposure and acute symptoms. Larger studies using mobile phone dosimetry are warranted to confirm these findings...
  80. ncbi IEEE Committee on Man and Radiation (COMAR) Technical Information Statement "exposure of medical personnel to electromagnetic fields from open magnetic resonance imaging systems"
    H Bassen
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, 12725 Twinbrook Parkway, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Health Phys 89:684-9. 2005
    ..those of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and the International Commission on Nonionizing Radiation Protection...
  81. ncbi The effects of electromagnetic field on the microstructure of seminal vesicles in rat: a light and transmission electron microscope study
    Amir Afshin Khaki
    Department of Anatomical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Pak J Biol Sci 11:692-701. 2008
    ..The results suggested that EMF exposure may cause profound changes in the vesicle seminal tissues. Therefore exposure to EMF may result in pathological changes that lead to sub fertility and infertility...
  82. ncbi [Subjective symptoms reported by people living in the vicinity of cellular phone base stations: review]
    Alicja Bortkiewicz
    Zakładu Fizjologii Pracy i Ergonomii, Instytutu Medycyny Pracy im prof J Nofera w Lodzi
    Med Pr 55:345-51. 2004
    ..Further studies, clinical and those based on questionnaires, are needed to explain the background of reported complaints...
  83. ncbi Millimeter wave absorption in the nonhuman primate eye at 35 GHz and 94 GHz
    Steven Chalfin
    Ophthalmology Department, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78229 3900, USA
    Health Phys 83:83-90. 2002
    ..1 (1999), NCRP (1986), and ICNIRP (1998) safety standards for exposure to non-ionizing radiation at millimeter wavelengths...
  84. ncbi Occupational exposure to power frequency fields in some electrical transformation stations in Romania
    Cristian Goiceanu
    Institute of Public Health, Iasi, Romania
    Int J Occup Saf Ergon 12:149-53. 2006
    ..However, the additional reference level for short-time exposure included in Romanian regulations, 30 kV/m, was not exceeded...
  85. pmc Exposure to mobile telecommunication networks assessed using personal dosimetry and well-being in children and adolescents: the German MobilEe-study
    Silke Thomas
    Institute and Outpatient Clinic for Occupational, Social and Environmental Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Ziemssenstr, 1, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Environ Health 7:54. 2008
    ..Especially children and adolescents are important in the discussion of adverse health effects because of their possibly higher vulnerability to radio frequency electromagnetic fields...
  86. ncbi The role of near infrared radiation in photoaging of the skin
    Peter Schroeder
    Institut fuer Umweltmedizinische Forschung, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf gGmbH, Auf m Hennekamp 50, D 40225 Duesseldorf, Germany
    Exp Gerontol 43:629-32. 2008
    ..As part of natural sunlight, IRA significantly contributes to extrinsic skin aging. This article reviews the cutaneous effects of IRA-radiation, the underlying molecular mechanisms and the available protective strategies...
  87. ncbi Effects of 50 Hz electromagnetic fields on rat cortical synaptosomes
    C Aldinucci
    Department of Physiology, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Toxicol Ind Health 25:249-52. 2009
    ..These results indicate that the physiological behavior of cortical synaptosomes was unaffected by weak pulsed EMFs...
  88. ncbi Cell phones and tumor: still in no man's land
    D R Kohli
    Department of Internal Medicine, Government Medical College and Hospital, Sector 32, Chandigarh 160 030, India
    Indian J Cancer 46:5-12. 2009
    ..This will provide impetus and direction for further research and allow informed decisions pertaining to cell phone use to be made...
  89. pmc Ultrasound-modulated optical tomography in reflection mode with ring-shaped light illumination
    Chulhong Kim
    Washington University in St Louis, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Optical Imaging Laboratory, Campus Box 1097, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, Missouri 63130 4899, USA
    J Biomed Opt 14:024015. 2009
    ..This UOT system offers several advantages: noninvasiveness, nonionizing radiation, portability, cost effectiveness, and the possibility of combination with ultrasound pulse-echo imaging ..
  90. ncbi FDTD calculations of SAR for child voxel models in different postures between 10 MHz and 3 GHz
    R P Findlay
    Radiation Protection Division, Health Protection Agency, Chilton, Didcot, Oxon OX11 0RQ, UK
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 135:226-31. 2009
    ..These showed that, under certain worst-case exposure conditions, the reference levels may not be conservative...
  91. ncbi Public magnetic field exposure based on internal current density for electric low voltage systems
    Tommi Keikko
    Tampere University of Technology, Department of Electrical Energy Engineering, P O Box 692, FI 33101 Tampere, Finland
    Health Phys 96:423-31. 2009
    ....
  92. ncbi Sterilization of a new medical device using broad-spectrum pulsed light
    R D Wallen
    PurePulse Technologies, Inc, 4241 Ponderosa Ave, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Biomed Instrum Technol 35:323-30. 2001
    ..Results are presented that show BSPL can be an effective sterilization method that has the potential to meet validation requirements to allow parametric release of the treated product...
  93. ncbi Detecting and exploring partially unfolded states of proteins using a sensor with chaperone bound to its surface
    Doaa F George
    School of Physics, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Biosens Bioelectron 24:969-75. 2008
    ..The sensor is therefore capable of assessing the severity of an environmental stress...
  94. ncbi Effect of external stresses on protein conformation: a computer modelling study
    A Budi
    Department of Applied Physics, RMIT University, GPO Box 2476V, 3001 Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Eur Biophys J 33:121-9. 2004
    ..The resultant protein conformational behaviour was analysed for various properties with the aim of establishing analysis routines for classification of protein unfolding pathways and associated molecular mechanisms...
  95. ncbi Induction of adaptive response in human blood lymphocytes exposed to radiofrequency radiation
    Anna Sannino
    CNR Institute for Electromagnetic Sensing of Environment, Napoli, Italy
    Radiat Res 171:735-42. 2009
    ....
  96. ncbi A case study of successful e-learning: a web-based distance course in medical physics held for school teachers of the upper secondary level
    Bo Anders Jönsson
    Department of Medical Radiation Physics and The Learning and Teaching Development Centre, Lund University, SE 221 85, Lund, Sweden
    Med Eng Phys 27:571-81. 2005
    ..It is suggested that the basic approach taken can also have applicability to the training of medical, nursing or engineering students, and be used for continuing professional development in various areas...
  97. ncbi Exposure caused by wireless technologies used for short-range indoor communication in homes and offices
    G Schmid
    Austrian Research Centers GmbH ARC, A 2444 Seibersdorf, Austria
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 124:58-62. 2007
    ..g. WLAN transmitters), local exposure can reach the same order of magnitude as the basic restriction; however, none of the devices considered in this study exceeded the limits according to the ICNIRP guidelines...
  98. ncbi Stress response in mouse brain after long-term (2 year) exposure to mobile telephone radiofrequency fields using the immediate early gene, c-fos
    John W Finnie
    Pathology 39:271-3. 2007
  99. ncbi Analysis of current density and specific absorption rate in biological tissue surrounding transcutaneous transformer for an artificial heart
    Kenji Shiba
    Graduate School of Engineering, Hiroshima University, 1 4 1 Kagamiyama, Higashi Hiroshima 739 8527, Hiroshima, Japan
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 55:205-13. 2008
    ..conditions, about 2-14 mW/kg, compared to the basic restrictions of the International Commission on nonionizing radiation protection (ICNIRP; 2 W/kg), while the current density divided by the ICNIRP's basic restrictions gets ..
  100. ncbi Knowledge about ionising and non-ionising radiation among medical students
    Syed Mohammed Mubeen
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Hamdard College of Medicine and Dentistry, Hamdard University, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 20:118-21. 2008
    ..The study is to assess knowledge, hazards, misconceptions and misunderstanding among medical students regarding equipments using ionizing and non-ionizing radiation...
  101. ncbi Worst case temperature rise in a one-dimensional tissue model exposed to radiofrequency radiation
    Theodoros Samaras
    Radiocommunications Laboratory, Department of Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR 541 24 Thessaloniki, Greece
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 54:492-6. 2007
    This paper investigates the temperature rise in a 1-D layered tissue model, which is irradiated with nonionizing radiation. Of the numerous tissue configurations that correspond to realistic body trunk and limb representations, only ..

Research Grants28

  1. Imaging of Aortic Atherosclerosis and Inflammation in the Metabolic Syndrome
    Warren J Manning; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  2. Multi-Spectral Parallel-Plate Diffuse Optical Breast Tomography
    Arjun G Yodh; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The long-range goal of this grant is to assess and improve the breast tumor screening, diagnostic and monitoring capabilities of diffuse optical tomography with near infrared light. ..
  3. Occupational Safety and Health Traning Grant
    Frank S Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. workplaces. These professionals assess hazards, investigate the causes and contributing factors of these hazards, and design methods of reducing safety and health risks. ..
  4. VisualSonics Vevo LAZR Photoacoustic Imaging System
    KATHLEEN BRIDGET BROSNIHAN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We expect that use of the Vevo LAZR for imaging in preclinical rodent models of human disease will advance our efforts in the treatment and eradication of complex chronic diseases such as hypertension, atherosclerosis and cancer. ..
  5. Development of Thermoacoustic Tomography Brain Imaging
    Mark A Anastasio; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  6. DEVELOPMENT OF GOGGLE SYSTEM FOR FLUORESCENCE IMAGE-GUIDED SURGERY
    Samuel Achilefu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Pharmacology and safety data generated from these studies will be used for investigational new drug (IND) and device exemption (IDE) application to the FDA. ..
  7. PHOTON TUNNELING: SHEDDING NEW LIGHT ON BIOMEDICINE
    Lihong Wang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..e., genetic) level! In addition, light as nonionizing radiation is as safe to biological organisms as air and water...
  8. BREAST IMAGING USING PICOSECOND PULSES OF LIGHT
    Jeremy Hebden; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..In addition, the same experimental arrangement will be used to explore methods of obtaining slice images through a breast using computed tomography...
  9. DET/COMPUTATION FOR DIFFUSE OPTICAL TOMOGRAPHY OF BREAST
    Arjun Yodh; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The third target of the program is clinical. They will perform pilot diffuse optical tomography on normal and high-risk patient populations with the assembled device and software. ..
  10. 3-D Microwave Imaging System for Breast Cancer Detection
    Qing Liu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  11. Microwave Tomography for Orthopedic Applications
    Serguei Y Semenov; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The imaging capabilities of this novel technology and the use of low, safe levels of non-ionizing radiation with cost efficiency have potentials for significant improvement of public healthcare. ..
  12. ETIOLOGIC STUDIES OF HEMATOPOIETIC CANCER AND RADIATION
    Scott Davis; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..This would allow me to consolidate my activities and thereby devote approximately 90% of my time directly to the research priorities set forth in this application...
  13. FULL-FIELD MUELLER-MATRIX TOMOGRAPHY
    Lihong Wang; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The proposed technology will potentially find broad applications in medical diagnostics for superficial lesions such as ocular, skin, and cervical lesions. ..
  14. Absolute Brain Oximeter For Rapid Bedside Measurements In Conscious Infants
    Dennis Hueber; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The instrument will be portable and affordable and it will open the doors for the investigation and relevant medical applications in neonatology and pediatrics. ..
  15. Hybrid optical-ultrasound scanner for cancer imaging
    Vasilis Ntziachristos; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. FAST LOW COST MR BREAST SCANNER AND NOVEL COMPACT MAGNET
    RICHARD RZEDZIAN; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..In Phase II a magnetic prototype will be fabricated and the rest of the MR breast scanner will be develped. Initial clinical trials will be carried out to evaluate the performance of the scanner...
  17. CELLULAR RESOLUTION OPTICAL IMAGING SYSTEM
    DENNIS LOWENTHAL; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Optical biopsy could have important applications in dermatology, gastroenterology, cardiology, otolaryngology, dentistry, pulmonology, gynecology and urology. ..
  18. DIODE LASER DEVELOPMENT FOR CELLULAR RESOLUTION IMAGING
    JASON FARMER; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Optical biopsy could have important applications in dermatology, gastroenterology, cardiology, otolaryngology, dentistry, pulmonology, gynecology and urology...
  19. High Resolution Ultrasound Resource for Molecular Imaging Center
    PETER CONTI; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The discoveries and advancements made by these investigators will ultimately have a direct positive impact on public health. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL NATURE OF THE CUTANEOUS BARRIER
    IRVIN BLANK; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..We also expect that recently developed photoacoustic spectroscopy techniques will be helpful...
  21. BICHROMATIC OPTICAL IMAGING THROUGH BIOLOGICAL TISSUE
    ALLEN FLUSBERG; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Scans of duration 1 sec will be adequate to detect mm-size lesions in a 40-mm-thick breast. Phase I is a theoretical effort to assess the feasibility of the technique and design a Phase II proof-of-principle laboratory demonstration...
  22. PHOTO-ACOUSTIC IMAGING OF SOFT TISSUE
    Robert Kruger; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..From these measurements and our knowledge of the optical and ultrasonic properties of breast tissue, we will be in a position to predict the physical limitations of photo-acoustic ultrasonography if applied to the breast...
  23. 2000 ASA CONFERENCE ON RADIATION AND HEALTH
    RAY WALLER; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The fourteenth Conference on Radiation and Health will be held June 25-28, 2000 in Park City, Utah. ..
  24. ASA 2006 Conference on Radiation and Health
    William Smith; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] The sixteenth Conference on Radiation and Health will be held June 18-21, 2006 at the Asilomar Grounds California Hotel. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  25. 16th ASA Radiation and Health Conference
    William Smith; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The 16th Conference on Radiation and Health is entitled, "Radiation in Realistics Environments: Interactions Between Radiation and Other Factors." ..
  26. 3D Time Domain Molecular Imaging
    Vasilis Ntziachristos; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..FMT is expected to enhance our ability to study molecular pathways, perform early detection of disease, real time molecular medicine and ultimately patient-tailored treatment. ..
  27. NON-INVASIVE OPTICAL IMAGING OF THE HUMAN BRAIN
    MARIA FRANCESCHINI; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..