Enhancements    

R01: THE ASSOCIATION OF CHRONIC EXPOSURE TO PARTICULATE MATTER AIR POLLUTANTS, INFLAMMATION, AND ATHEROGENISIS IN AT-RISK EL PASO CHILDREN

R01: THE ASSOCIATION OF CHRONIC EXPOSURE TO PARTICULATE MATTER AIR POLLUTANTS, INFLAMMATION, AND ATHEROGENISIS IN AT-RISK EL PASO CHILDREN
PI: Hector Olvera Alvarez
Sponsor: NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCES
School of Nursing
Amount awarded: $8,000

This study will show that early signs of cardiovascular risk induced by chronic exposure to traffic-related air pollution can be detected among children as young as 10 years old living in communities of low socioeconomic status across El Paso.

Posting date: Wed, 07/27/2016

Award start date: Wed, 11/21/2012
Award end date: Fri, 07/31/2015