Institute of Experimental Medicine CAS

Increased concentrations of carcinogenic benzo(a)pyrene cause more frequent morbidity ...

New findings about the effects of air pollution

Scientists from the Czech Academy of Sciences have new measurements showing how polluted air affects pregnant women and newborns. The first findings of the research show that increased concentrations of carcinogenic benzo(a)pyrenene clearly cause more frequent morbidity in children and changes in their genetics.