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01/06/2005

 

Resonance Effects Indicate a Radical-Pair Mechanism for Avian Magnetic Compass

Thorsten Ritz, Peter Thalau, John B. Phillips, Roswitha Wiltschko and Wolfgang Wiltschko, Nature 429, pp. 177-180, May 2004

 
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08/01/2005

 

Mobile Phones and Health 2004: Report by the Board of NRPB

The NRPB Board has published a review update (PDF, download 1.62 MB) of the 2000 report on Mobile Phones and Health

 
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09/12/2004

 

WHO Releases Children's Research Agenda

The Working Group of the World Health Organization has just released its recommendations for studies relevant to the risk of adverse health effects in children from exposure to electromagnetic fields (EMFs)

 
Mobile Phone Use and the Risk of Acoustic Neuroma
13/10/2004

Mobile Phone Use and the Risk of Acoustic Neuroma

Stefan Lönn, Anders Ahlbom, Per Hall and Maria Feychting was published in Epidemiology, Volume 15, Number 6, November 2004


A new study published on October 13th suggests an increased risk of acoustic neuroma from long term mobile phone usage of more than 10 years.

Additional background information can be found at the Microwave News website.

A similar paper, "Cellular Telephone Use and Risk of Acoustic Neuroma" by Helle Collatz Christensen, Joachim Schüz, Michael Kosteljanetz, Hans Skovgaard, Poulsen, Jens Thomsen and Christoffer Johansen, conducted under the same program (EU 5th Framework: QLK4-CT-1999-01563, IARC Interphone Study) did not however find any link between mobile phone usage and cancer