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Experientia

, Volume 32, Issue 5, pp 565–566 | Cite as

The effect of continuous exposure to low frequency electric fields on three generations of mice: A pilot study

  • A. A. Marino
  • R. O. Becker
  • Betsy Ullrich
Article

Summary

Mice were allowed to mate, gestate, deliver and rear their offspring for 3 successive generations while being continuously exposed to 60 Hz electric fields. Mice exposed to vertical electric fields exhibited decreased body weights at 35 days postpartum and increased mortality, rates for 3 successive generations. Mice exposed to horizontal electric fields exhibited decreased body weights for 2 successive generations.

Keywords

Body Weight Pilot Study Successive Generation Continuous Exposure Decrease Body Weight 
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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. A. Marino
    • 1
  • R. O. Becker
    • 1
  • Betsy Ullrich
    • 1
  1. 1.Veterans Administration Hospital and Upstate Medical CenterSyracuseUSA

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