Allergy

Scientists uncover why major cow milk allergen is actually allergenic

Cow milk allergy occurs in children and in adults. Scientists at Messerli Research Institute at the Vetmeduni Vienna, the Medical University of ...

More Genetic Clues Found in a Severe Food Allergy

CHOP Experts: In Eosinophilic Esophagitis, New Targets Emerge for Potential Treatments ...

More Genetic Clues Found in a Severe Food Allergy

CHOP Experts: In Eosinophilic Esophagitis, New Targets Emerge for Potential Treatments ... Full story

Peanut in house dust linked to allergy and eczema in infancy

A new study led by researchers at King’s College London in collaboration with the US Consortium of Food Allergy Research and the University of Dundee has found a strong link between environmental exposure to peanut protein during infancy (measured in household dust) and an allergic response to peanuts in children who have eczema early in life. ... Full story

Holiday Fare May Present Problems for People with Food Allergies

During the holidays, the very variety and complexity of foods served can make it difficult for someone with a food allergy to know what to avoid and what to try. ... Full story

All Kidding Aside: Medical Clowns Calm Children During Uncomfortable Allergy Test

For the first time, TAU study empirically confirms effectiveness of "medical clowns" in puncture tests ... Full story

Peanut in house dust linked to allergy in children with skin gene mutation

A new study by The University of Manchester, working with colleagues at King’s College London and the University of Dundee, has found a strong link between exposure to peanut protein in household dust during infancy and the development of peanut allergy in children genetically predisposed to a skin barrier defect. ... Full story

Key step in allergic reactions revealed

By studying the mode of action of the interleukin-33 protein, an alarmin for white blood cells, a team at the Institut de Pharmacologie et de Biologie Structurale (IPBS – CNRS/Université Toulouse III – Paul Sabatier) has been able to evidence truncated forms of the protein that act as potent activators of the cells responsible for triggering allergic reactions. ... Full story

Peanut in house dust linked to allergy

Peanut in house dust linked to peanut allergy in children with skin gene mutation ... Full story

Finding out why your kid’s tummy bug might be a bit fishy

A ground breaking study by James Cook University will examine how and why children develop seafood allergies. ... Full story

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