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Table 1 Effect of 50 Hz EMF on cell death of human breast cancer cell line MDA-MB-231 and colon cancer cell lines SW-480 and HCT-116 stained with AO/EB and analyzed under a fluorescence microscope after 24 h

From: Electromagnetic field investigation on different cancer cell lines

Cell lines VC EA LA NC
Control MDA-231 97,92 ± 0,24 2,07 ± 0,46 0 0
50 Hz EMF MDA-231 87,577 ± 0,33* 2,705 ± 0,45 0,278 ± 0,27 9,68 ± 0,82
Control SW480 95,07 ± 0,25 4,92 ± 0,25 0 0
50 Hz EMF SW480 95,428 ± 0,32 3,266 ± 0,60 0,130 ± 0,13 1,168 ± 0,43
Control HCT-116 93,75 ± 1,91 6,25 ± 1,91 0 0
50 Hz EMF HCT-116 86,948 ± 1,01* 12,63 ± 1,59* 0,235 ± 0,23 0,175 ± 0,17
  1. n = 3, *p < 0.05 as compared with control.
  2. VC-viable cells; EA- early apoptosis; LA-late apoptosis; NC-necrotic cells.