Tag: egg allergy

Genetic Research

Gene Mutation Linked to Persistent Food Allergies in Children

Defects in flaggrin correlate directly with food allergy.
Ruben Bousquet

Mom, Who Lost Son to Anaphylaxis from Movie Popcorn, Spearheads Campaign...

"Judith's Wish" is a campaign calling for stricter allergen labeling in the UK
Immunoglobulin A

Food-Specific Antibody Does not Correlate with Natural Tolerance to Peanut or...

Research from Northwestern University sheds more light on IgA.
Stock Photo of a Surprised Baby

Infant Anaphylaxis Generally Resolves with Single Dose of Epinephrine, Seldom Requires...

Researchers analyzed the medical records of 169 infants aged 0-24 months.
Xolair (omalizumab)

Biologic Showing Promise as Food Allergy Treatment in Ongoing Phase 3...

Assessment for both single agent and add-on therapy.
OIT

Most Adults Achieve Food Allergy Desensitization with Oral Immunotherapy

But rates were lower than those for children and adolescents.
You be the Judge

You be the Judge: Should Mom Press Charges Against Sister for...

Another case of a family that "doesn't get it".
20 Celebrities with Food Allergies and Celiac Disease

Just Like Us: 20 Celebrities Coping with Food Allergies and Celiac...

Feeling alone? Here are 20 Celebrities also coping with food allergies and celiac disease.
Adenovirus Therapy in Mice

Gene Therapy Successfully Treats Mice with Food Allergies

Exposing mice to an allergen using a viral vector protected mice from anaphylaxis.