The effects of prenatal and neonatal exposure to electromagnetic fields on infant rat myocardium


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Tayefi H., KİRAY A., KİRAY M., Ergur B. U., BAĞRIYANIK H. A., PEKÇETİN Ç., ...More

ARCHIVES OF MEDICAL SCIENCE, vol.6, no.6, pp.837-842, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.5114/aoms.2010.19288
  • Journal Name: ARCHIVES OF MEDICAL SCIENCE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.837-842
  • Keywords: electromagnetic field, myocardium, oxidative stress, apoptosis, ultrastructure, FREE-RADICAL PROCESSES, NATURAL ANTIOXIDANT SYSTEM, RESPIRATORY BURST SYSTEM, STATIC MAGNETIC-FIELD, OXIDATIVE STRESS, APOPTOSIS, TISSUES, HEART, PHONE
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: Electromagnetic fields (EMF) have adverse effects as a result of widespread use of electromagnetic energy on biological systems. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of prenatal exposure to EMF on rat myocardium by biochemical and histopathological evaluations.