immune system http://kvpr.org en Is The Central Valley's Air Pollution Affecting Our Cells And Genes? http://kvpr.org/post/central-valleys-air-pollution-affecting-our-cells-and-genes <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Here in the Central Valley – in one of the most polluted air basins in the country – we know that poor air is bad for our health. We feel it in our eyes and throat, and when we struggle to breathe.</span></p><p>But what if air pollution is affecting us at a deeper, cellular level?</p><p>That's exactly what Dr. Kari Nadeau discovered a few years ago. She’s a Stanford School of Medicine professor with an expertise in asthma and allergies.</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 18:20:21 +0000 Rebecca Plevin 27716 at http://kvpr.org Is The Central Valley's Air Pollution Affecting Our Cells And Genes?