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Maternal exposure to pollutants can lead to multigenerational weakening of the immune system

12:14 EDT 2 Oct 2019 | News-Medical.net

New research shows that maternal exposure to a common and ubiquitous form of industrial pollution can harm the immune system of offspring and that this injury is passed along to subsequent generations, weakening the body's defenses against infections such as the influenza virus.

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