Low-frequency magnetic fields and cancer (Summary)

Year 2009
Pages 5
Number UW-0934-E
Publisher Federal Office for the Environment FOEN
Series Environmental studies

Assessment of scientific studies in the low dose range. Status as of August 2008

This report updates the assessment of cancer risk associated with low-frequency magnetic fields, based on research findings published up to August 2008. It takes account of epidemiological studies, tests on animals and on isolated cells in cultures. The new findings do not alter the previous picture.

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