Accession Number:

AD0749959

Title:

Low Frequency Electromagnetic Radiation and Genetic Aberrations.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 15 Sep 71-14 Sep 72,

Corporate Author:

NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIV DE KALB DEPT OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-09-15

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Adult male Drosophila Xc2 yBsc8y were exposed for 5 days to 75, 60, or 45 Hz, 10vm and 1 gauss and then mated to y scS1 In 49 sc8 bw st pp. The low frequency electromagnetic radiation did not induce any of the following genetic aberrations sex-linked recessive lethals, translocations between II and III chromosomes, loss of the X or Y chromosomes, non-disjunction, and dominant lethals. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE