Volume 54, Number 2, April–June 2019
|Page(s)||141 - 147|
|Published online||07 May 2019|
Blue light hazard: does rat retina make relevant model for discussing exposure limit values applicable to humans?
Emergency Lighting Design and Qualification Department, Cooper Sécurité SAS,
rue Beethoven, BP 10184,
Riom Cedex, France
* Corresponding author: email@example.com
Accepted: 17 April 2019
Recent scientific papers have drawn attention to potential blue light hazard associated with the use of LED lighting and the validity of exposure limit values of safety norms has been called into question. But can data coming from rat model experiments be extrapolated to human? This article provides some basic recommendations regarding rat retinal irradiance calculations and its potential extrapolation to human.
Key words: blue light / LED / retina / exposure limit values
© EDP Sciences 2019
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