MRC – Environmental and Social Ecology of Human Infectious Diseases
The Medical Research Council is a publicly-funded organisation dedicated to improving human health. We support research across the entire spectrum of medical sciences, in universities and hospitals, in our own units, centres and institutes in the UK, and in our units in Africa.
Air pollution is a severe issue for human health, in particular for respiratory and cardiovascular diseases as well as preterm birth. The Global Burden of Disease 2015 study estimated that PM2.5, fine particulate matter, was...