Current and past research

We cooperate with scientists and clinics to provide evidence of concrete therapeutic benefits.  



  • Chen Y. et al.; Modulation of macrophage activity by pulsed electromagnetic fields in the context of fracture healing Bioengineering 2021, 8, x.,  under review.
  • Chen Y. et al.; Exposure to 16 Hz Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields Protect the Structural Integrity of Primary Cilia and Associated TGF- Signaling in Osteoprogenitor Cells Harmed by Cigarette Smoke, Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2021, 22, 7036; doi: 10.3390/ijms22137036.
  • Ehnert S. et al.; Translational Insights into Extremely Low Frequency Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields (ELF-PEMFs) for Bone Regeneration after Trauma and Orthopedic Surgery., J Clin Med. 2019 Nov 20;8(12):2028. doi: 10.3390/jcm8122028. 
  • Ziegler, P.N. et al.; Pulsed electromagnetic field therapy improves osseous consolidation after high tibial osteotomy in elderly patients., J. Clin. Med. 2019, 8, 2008; doi:10.3390/jcm8112008.
  • Poh PSP et al.; Osteogenic Effect and Cell Signaling Activation of Extremely Low-Frequency Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields in Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stromal Cells., Stem Cells Int. 2018 Jul 12;2018:5402853. doi: 10.1155/2018/5402853. eCollection 2018. 
  • Ehnert S. et al.; Co-Culture with Human Osteoblasts and Exposure to Extremely Low Frequency Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields Improve Osteogenic Differentiation of Human Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells., Int J Mol Sci. 2018 Mar 27;19(4):994. doi: 10.3390/ijms19040994.
  • Portelli L.A. et al.; Retrospective estimation of the electric and magnetic field exposure conditions in in vitro experimental reports reveal considerable potential for uncertainty, Bioelectromagnetics. 2018 Apr;39(3):231-243. doi: 10.1002/bem.22099. 
  • Ehnert S. et al.; Extremely low frequency pulsed electromagnetic fields cause antioxidative defense mechanisms in human osteoblasts via induction of •O2- and H2O2., Sci Rep. 2017 Nov 6;7(1):14544. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-14983-9. 
  • Ehnert S. et al.; Primary human osteoblasts with reduced alkaline phosphatase and matrix mineralization baseline capacity are responsive to extremely low frequency pulsed electromagnetic field exposure — Clinical implication possible., Bone Rep. 2015 Aug 18;3:48-56. doi: 10.1016/j.bonr.2015.08.002.  
  • Seeliger C et al.; Low-frequency pulsed electromagnetic fields significantly improve time of closure and proliferation of human tendon fibroblasts., Eur J Med Res. 2014 Jul 5;19(1):37. doi: 10.1186/2047-783X-19-37.   
  • Visan A; Effective acceleration of wound healing processes with the help of Cell Information Therapy (CIT) – Innovation from quantum physics., January 2008 Kosmetische Medizin 29(1):23-27.
  • Visan A; Efficacy and tolerance of cell information therapy (CIT) on wound healing processes free of transplants., January 2007 Kosmetische Medizin 28(3):112-118.

Some of our previous and current  research partners as well as their research topics are listed as follows.

Siegfried Weller Institute for Traumatology Research


Influence of CIT-technology on primary osteoblasts

Institut De Biologie Paris Seine (IBPS)


Alleviation of Inflammation by physical (EMF + light) therapy


Mittelstand 4.0 Centre of Excellence Kiel


Development of a wireless interface for use in a medical device environment

University of Southern Denmark


Analysis of value proposition and patient journey regarding EMF therapy

Medical applications


Influence of CIT-technology on the  regeneration of cell cultures damaged through oxidative stress


AG Immune regulation


  • Influence of CIT-technology on the activation status and cytokine secretion of murine CD4+ and CD8+ T-lymphocytes
  • Influence of CIT-technology on the signal transduction after TCR stimulation in human T-cell lines

Department of Applied Cell Therapy


Influence of CIT-technology on the differentiation and function of immune oppressive macrophage populations

Medical Clinic I - experimental Oncology


Investigation of the influence of various CIT-parameters on the quantity and quality of the extracellular microparticles secreted by tumour cells

Computer Science VII


Ontology based analysis and visualisation of the induced morphological changes of cells through CIT

Clinic and Polyclinic for Trauma Surgery and experimental Trauma Surgery


Influence of CIT-technology on the osteogenic differentiation of stem cells for bone regeneration


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