Tag: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

COVID-19 Vaccine Vials

Penn State Will Pay Those with Severe Allergies to Get COVID...

This is an opportunity receive the vaccine under strict supervision at a university medical center.
Food Allergy Reaction

Learn the Biology of Food Allergy in 7 Minutes With These...

These videos will give you a solid understanding of how one develops food allergies and what happens in the body during a reaction.
COVID Vaccine Being Drawn

Michigan Medicine Helps Lead First National Study on How Highly Allergic...

First volunteer expected to receive an injection April 7 in Ann Arbor with results anticipated this summer.
SUNBEAM babyfoot

NIH Study of Early Predictors, Mechanisms of Food Allergy and Eczema...

Study to identify prenatal and early childhood markers of high risk for food allergy and atopic dermatitis as well as biological pathways that lead to these conditions.
Handful of Peanuts

Peanut Allergy More Common in Adults Than Children, Many Report First...

Peanut allergy affects at least 4.5 million adults in the US.

Epinephrine Not Being Used Often Enough for Anaphylaxis in Children

Nearly a quarter of kids presenting at emergency department with anaphylaxis in study received
COVID-19 Vaccine

NIH Rushing to Find Cause of Rare Allergic Reactions to COVID-19...

"This is not a simple study design. We expect to be looking at highly allergic individuals. They will be not necessarily so easy to recruit, either."
Baby

FARE Launches SEED to Study and Promote Early Introduction of Allergenic...

Study will investigate whether feeding multiple allergenic foods to infants can reduce their risk for developing food allergies.
NanoVax Platform

BlueWillow Completes Preclinical Studies of Intranasal Peanut Allergy Vaccine

Preclinical studies of a peanut vaccine have been completed while the company has begun preclinical studies of a milk allergy vaccine and is ready to begin studies of an egg allergy vaccine.
Sesame Seeds

NIH Researchers Estimate 17% of Food-Allergic Children Have Sesame Allergy

“Given how frequently sesame allergy occurs among children who are allergic to other foods, it is important to use caution to the extent possible when exposing these children to sesame.”