Cities as harbingers of climate change: common ragweed, urbanization, and public health.

TitleCities as harbingers of climate change: common ragweed, urbanization, and public health.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsZiska, LH, Gebhard, DE, Frenz, DA, Faulkner, S, Singer, BD, Straka, JG
JournalThe Journal of allergy and clinical immunology
Volume111
Issue2
Pagination290-5
Date Published2003 Feb
ISSN0091-6749
KeywordsAllergens, Ambrosia, Greenhouse Effect, Humans, Pollen, Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal, Urban Health, Urbanization
Abstract

Although controlled laboratory experiments have been conducted to demonstrate the sensitivity of allergenic pollen production to future climatic change (ie, increased CO(2) and temperature), no in situ data are available.

Alternate JournalJ. Allergy Clin. Immunol.