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Wildfire Smoke Exposure Linked to Increased Risk of Contracting COVID-19

Reno, Nev. (July 15, 2021) – Wildfire smoke may greatly increase susceptibility to SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, according to new research from the Center for Genomic Medicine at the Desert Research Institute (DRI), Washoe County Health District (WCHD) and Renown Health (Renown) in Reno, Nev.  In a study published earlier this week in […]