Friday, May 27, 2016, 12:00 a.m. EDT
Media Telebriefing: NTP Cell Phone Radiofrequency Radiation Study: Partial Release of Findings
Audio Recording of Media Telebriefing
May 27, 2016
The associate director of the National Toxicology Program (NTP) will provide an update and answer questions about a series of rodent studies on potential cancer risks from cell phone radiofrequency radiation.
NTP is releasing a report of its findings in rats. These findings are available at http://biorxiv.org/content/early/2016/05/26/055699. The report is titled, “Report of Partial Findings From the National Toxicology Program Carcinogenesis Studies of Cell Phone Radiofrequency Radiation in Hsd: Sprague Dawley SD Rats (Whole Body Exposure).” Studies in mice are still underway.
NTP is an interagency program of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services headquartered at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), part of the National Institutes of Health.
John Bucher, Ph.D.
Associate Director, National Toxicology Program (NTP)
Michael Wyde, Ph.D.
NTP Study Director
Noon EDT, Friday, May 27, 2016
Where to call:
In the U.S. and Canada, call (785) 424-1059 or toll free at 800-895-1715
Outside the U.S. and Canada, call (785) 424-1059
Passcode/Conference ID: CELLPHONE
Link to audio: http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/results/areas/cellphones/index.html