Interaction of Calcium in Biological Systems with Electromagnetic Fields

  • James H. Merritt
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 274)


It has been nearly 20 years now since Bawin et al.1 described effects of amplitude-modulated radiofrequency radiation signal on calcium in the central nervous system. This study indicated that 147-MHz signals amplitude modulated in the range of 6–20 Hz, increased the release of preloaded 45Ca2+ in vitro from the brain of neonatal chicks compared to sham-exposed tissue (Figure 1).


Calcium Uptake Cyclotron Resonance Static Magnetic Field Chick Brain Calcium Efflux 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • James H. Merritt
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  1. 1.Radiofrequency Radiation DivisionArmstrong LaboratoryBrooks Air Force BaseUSA

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