Postprint version. Published in Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, Volume 11, Issue 1-3, April 1, 1979, pages 289-292.
NOTE: At the time of publication, the author Richard B. Frankel was not yet affiliated with Cal Poly.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1016/0304-8853(79)90278-6.
The influence of homogeneous magnetic fields up to 5.5 T on contractile frequency and mortality in the ciliate protozoan spirostomum ambiguum stimulated by 2,2′ PDS is reported. Magnetic fields are observed to decrease contractile frequency and to significantly increase mortality.