MTHR

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MTHRMobile Telecommunications and Health Research (UK)
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Earlier this year, the chairperson of the MTHR stated, "This independent program is now complete, and despite exhaustive research, we have found no evidence of risks to health from the radio waves produced by mobile phones or their base stations."
For the calculations were considered, respectively, the values of 152 (SIQUEIRA et al., 2011), 87.3 and 75.6 mg B[Pm.sup.0.73] x u (BONATO et al., 2011) as the requirements for maintenance of Lys (mLys), Met + Cys (mMet+Cys) and Thr (mThr).
"We can now be much more confident about the safety of modern telecommunications systems," David Coggan, MTHR chairman, professor of environmental medicine at Southampton University, (http://www.smh.com.au/digital-life/mobiles/mobile-radio-waves-harmless-study-finds-20140212-32gk9.html) told The Sydney Morning Herald.
The MTHR report gathered together more than a decade of exhaustive research and found that exposure to RF fields from cellphone towers during pregnancy does not affect the risk of early childhood cancer, and uncovered no evidence that cellphone use increases the risk of leukaemia.
The MTHR chairman even admitted: "We cannot rule out the possibility at this stage that cancer could appear in a few years' time."
The pounds 8.8m MTHR programme, which was jointly funded by the government and the mobile phone industry, was published earlier this month.
MTHR chairman Professor Lawrie Challis said: "We cannot rule out the possibility at this stage that cancer could appear in a few years' time.
(KAY604) CRAIG WEATHERBY, CEO of MOTHERNATURE.COM INC (MTHR), describes the company's business and its background; prospects for the industry, with positive and negative trends; competitive threats; strategic opportunities for the firm including its marketing plans and acquisition potential; management strength and organization; and the financial prospects of the firm looking forward.
He said the latest findings the study by Britain's Mobile Telecommunications and Health Research Programme (MTHR) only support the conclusion of specialist groups.
That data was "at the borderline of statistical significance" but needs to be investigated further, according to the Mobile Telecommunications and Health Research (MTHR) programme.
(KAH628) MICHAEL BARACH, CEO of MOTHERNATURE.COM INC (MTHR), describes the company's business and its background; prospects for the industry, with positive and negative trends; competitive threats; strategic opportunities for the firm including its marketing plans and acquisition potential; management strength and organization; and the financial prospects of the firm looking forward.