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March 4, 2021
In this study, Choi et al. (2020) used a modulated RF-EMF, for which only few experimental data are available so far. The authors exposed cultured cells with a typical LTE signal (Long Term Evolution; 4G) on a 1.7 GHz carrier frequency, and investigated its effect on aspects of cell vitality and proliferation. Different types of...
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Magnetoreception in the inner ear of pigeons (Nimpf et al. 2019) Some animals can sense magnetic fields and use them for orientation. Various mechanisms have been discussed in this regard, yet little is known about whether and if so, where such sensory structures to detect static magnetic fields exist in these animals. The study by...
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Newsletter of the Swiss expert group on electromagnetic fields and non-ionising radiation (BERENIS) Note: These newsletters were prepared under contract to the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN). The Swiss expert group on electromagnetic fields and non-ionising radiation (BERENIS) bears sole responsibility for the content. Summaries and assessments of selected studiesIn the period from beginning of...
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BLOG POST BY PETER STUCKMANN 4 March 2021 Peter Stuckmann is currently managing the Commission’s policy on 5G communication systems and the related research and innovation programme. The Commission has adopted a legislative proposal for the upcoming European partnership on Smart Networks and Services (SNS) towards 6G. Extract From 5G to 6G 5G technology and...
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