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ACS Convocation Series

February 23, 2021 @ 5:00 pm 6:00 pm EST

Particulate Air Pollution as a Risk Factor for Neurogenerative Disease

Dr. Elise Kikis, Sewanee: The University of the South

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Recent evidence suggests that air pollution contributes to Alzheimer’s disease risk. This talk will introduce these important findings and then explore the biological mechanisms by which air pollution acts. Most of the data presented will involve the use of animal models to study the effects of air pollution in a controlled laboratory environment.