Extrapolation of Animal Radiofrequency Radiation (RFR) Bioeffects to Humans

  • Michael R. Murphy
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 274)


This paper outlines some of the processes and issues involved in extrapolating animal radiofrequency radiation (RFR) bioeffects to humans, particularly with regard to extending the RFR database for the development of new exposure standards. A proposed framework for discussing, evaluating, and planning studies for animal-to-human extrapolation is presented in Figure 1.


Human Response Stimulus Parameter Direct Prediction Exposure Standard Aerospace Medicine 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael R. Murphy
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  1. 1.Radiofrequency Radiation Division, Occupational and Environmental Health DirectorateU. S. Air Force Armstrong Laboratory AL/OERBrooks Air Force BaseUSA

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