PM2.5 http://kvpr.org en New Study Links PM 2.5 Pollution, Immune System Damage http://kvpr.org/post/new-study-links-pm-25-pollution-immune-system-damage <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A <a href="http://www.arb.ca.gov/newsrel/newsrelease.php?id=558">new study</a> suggests that exposure to wildfire smoke can result in reduced immune system function. The study, funded by the California Air Resources board, looked at primates which were exposed to unusually high levels of fine particulate matter or PM2.5 for 10 days in 2008, during a number of wildfires.</span></p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 01:44:25 +0000 Joe Moore 26866 at http://kvpr.org New Study Links PM 2.5 Pollution, Immune System Damage