"Microbiomes of the Built Environment: A Research Agenda for Indoor Microbiology, Human Health, and Buildings"
National Academy of Engineering; National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Health and Medicine Division; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Board on Life Sciences; Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology
NAS Press | 2017 | ISBN: 0309449804 9780309449809 | 254 pages | PDF | 11 MB
This volume reviews what is known about the intersection of these disciplines, and how new tools may facilitate advances in understanding the ecosystem of built environments, indoor microbiomes, and effects on human health and well-being. It offers a research agenda to generate the information needed so that stakeholders with an interest in understanding the impacts of built environments will be able to make more informed decisions.