Table of Contents
Journal of Biophysics
Volume 2016, Article ID 7406356, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/7406356
Research Article

Physical Non-Contact Communication between Microscopic Aquatic Species: Novel Experimental Evidences for an Interspecies Information Exchange

University of Basel, Botanical Institute, Hebelstrasse 1, 4056 Basel, Switzerland

Received 27 October 2015; Revised 31 January 2016; Accepted 11 February 2016

Academic Editor: Jianwei Shuai

Copyright © 2016 Daniel Fels. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. D. Fels, M. Cifra, and F. Scholkmann, Eds., Fields of the Cell, Research Signpost, Trivandrum, India, 2015.
  2. M. Cifra, J. Z. Fields, and A. Farhadi, “Electromagnetic cellular interactions,” Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology, vol. 105, no. 3, pp. 223–246, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. F. Scholkmann, D. Fels, and M. Cifra, “Non-chemical and non-contact cell-to-cell communication: a short review,” American Journal of Translational Research, vol. 5, no. 6, pp. 586–593, 2014. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. I. Volodyaev and L. V. Beloussov, “Revisiting the mitogenetic effect of ultra-weak photon emission,” Frontiers in Physiology, vol. 6, article 241, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  5. L. F. Jaffe, “Marine plants may polarize remote Fucus eggs via luminescence,” Luminescence, vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 414–418, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. F. Musumeci, A. Scordino, A. Triglia, G. Blandino, and I. Milazzo, “Intercellular communication during yeast cell growth,” Europhysics Letters, vol. 47, no. 6, pp. 736–742, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. D. Fels, “Cellular communication through light,” PLoS ONE, vol. 4, no. 4, Article ID e5086, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. D. Fels, “Analogy between quantum and cell relations,” Axiomathes, vol. 22, no. 4, pp. 509–520, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. L. Brizhik, “On the role and impact of electromagnetic fields in ecosystems,” International Journal of Design and Nature and Ecodynamics, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 272–281, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. N. Choucrun, “On the hypothesis of mitogenetic radiation,” Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, vol. 17, no. 1, pp. 65–74, 1930. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  11. T. Reiter and D. Gabor, Zellteilung und Strahlung, Springer, Berlin, Germany, 1928.
  12. D. Fels, “Electromagnetic cell communication and the barrier method,” in Fields of the Cell, D. Fels, M. Cifra, and F. Scholkmann, Eds., pp. 149–162, Research Signpost, Trivandrum, India, 2015. View at Google Scholar
  13. G. Albrecht-Buehler, “Rudimentary form of cellular ‘vision’,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 89, no. 17, pp. 8288–8292, 1992. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. X. Shen, W. Mei, and X. Xu, “Activation of neutrophils by a chemically separated but optically coupled neutrophil population undergoing respiratory burst,” Experientia, vol. 50, no. 10, pp. 963–968, 1994. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. D. D. L. Chung, “Electromagnetic interference shielding effectiveness of carbon materials,” Carbon, vol. 39, no. 2, pp. 279–285, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus