Accession Number : ADA137743

Title :   Effects of Long-Term Low-Level Radiofrequency Radiation Exposure on Rats. Volume 4. Open-Field Behavior and Corticosterone.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jun 80-31 Jan 83,

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE BIOELECTROMAGNETICS RESEARCH LAB

Personal Author(s) : Johnson,R B ; Spackman,D ; Crowley,J ; Thompson,D ; Chou,C K

PDF Url : ADA137743

Report Date : Dec 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 47

Abstract : No significant alterations in overall behavioral response or corticosterone content were apparent in rats after 2 years of exposure to pulsed-microwave radiation. A reduction in open-field activity by the exposed animals during the first assessment period correspond with an increase in serum corticosterone.

Descriptors :   *Radiation effects, *Radiofrequency, *Corticosteroid agents, Low level, Exposure(Physiology), Response(Biology), Blood analysis, Sampling, Rats

Subject Categories : Radiobiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE