Study finds five-minute weekly dose of peanut protein through the skin, delivered by a novel microneedle technology, was superior in desensitizing peanut-allergic mice compared to administering the protein through a skin patch.
Three monthly doses of a nasal vaccine protected the mice from allergic reactions upon exposure to peanut.
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