A JOINT research project, involving specialists from across the EU, is to examine whether the electromagnetic fields created by mobile telephones is damaging to human health.

The subject is one of none recently identified by the Committee of Senior Officials for Scientific and Technical Research (COST), an EU-managed body that promotes cooperation amongst European scientists.

It has launched nine new actions, following a meeting in Brussels, two of which will focus on electronics:

*Electromagnetic Fields and Health: ...

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