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Rural microbes could boost city dwellers' health, study finds

The post, published in the journal Clinical & Experimental Immunology, argues that persons living in urban centers who have less access to green spaces may perhaps be more apt to have chronic inflammation, a situation triggered by immune system dysfunction.

The two other write-up co-authors are Graham Rook of UCL (University College London) and Charles Raison of the University of Arizona.

Read the story now on USA News

Learn more about Dr. Charles Raison at http://cals.arizona.edu/fcs/faculty/Charles_Raison



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