WTR Head Calls For More Wireless Health Research
- Calling Dr. Carlo. Ford, Tracy // RCR Wireless News;6/11/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 24, p12
Focuses on the efforts of Dr. George Carlo and his company Wireless Technology Research LLC to study any potential links between wireless phone use and cancer. Condition stipulated in a court settlement of a class action lawsuit filed against Carlo and his company; Relationship of Carlo with...
- WTR's RF research raises red flags. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;05/31/99, Vol. 18 Issue 22, p1
Reports on the impact on various sectors of the public disclosure made by Wireless Technology Research LLC Chairman George Carlo of a possible mobile phone-cancer link. Carlo's advocacy of market-surveillance approach to monitor the industry for signals of a cancer problem; Plan for Carlo to...
- Viewpoint. Ford, Tracy Anderson // RCR;3/3/97, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p135
Opinion. Discusses the merits and demerits of the operations of the Wireless Technology Research L.L.C., an organization funded by the wireless communications industry to investigate health concerns of cellular phone use. Impetus behind the formation of the organization; Other tasks performed...
- WTR funds three research projects. // Telephony;5/22/95, Vol. 228 Issue 21, p8
Reports on the award of a grant to Wireless Technology Research Group to study the health risks associated with wireless technology. Developing radio frequency exposure experiments; Mimicking human exposure; Examining energy absorption.
- Carlo: Independent or instrument? Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;03/24/97, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p1
Presents information on claims that portable cellular phones are unsafe, with focus on George Carlos, head of Wireless Technology Research L.L.C. (WTR). WTR's involvement in a lawsuit where a cellular phone reputed to have caused a brain tumor; Belief that portable phones pose no health risks;...
- FDA suggests WTR redirect rat research. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;03/24/97, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p1
Reports on recommendations by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that the wireless industry bioeffects research program allot higher priority to their animal exposure studies and expand research to other diseases besides brain cancer. Comments from Wireless Technology Research LLC (WTR) head...
- Bad for your health. Brown, Carolyn M. // Black Enterprise;Mar2000, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p59
Discusses the potential health hazards of cellular telephones to humans. Diseases that can be caused by cellular telephones; How cellular telephones affect human brain; Findings of a study by Wireless Technology Research; Problem with the safety standards of the United States government for...
- Conflicting data found in RF research studies. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;03/13/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p5
Reports that a Motorola Inc.-sponsored scientist has found genetic damage from mobile phone frequency radiation that may support similar findings of Wireless Technology Research LLC. Conflict of results with other researches.
- Phone/pacemaker link to be studied. O'Shea, Dan // Telephony;5/1/95, Vol. 228 Issue 18, p1
Reports on the plan of the scientific advisory group, Wireless Technology Research, to launch a study into cellular radio frequency technology's potential to interfere with pacemakers. Features of the study; Comments from organization's spokespersons.