Tag: oral food challenge (OFC)

Cashews (and Pistachios)

OIT Effective in Desensitizing Children to Cashew Allergy (and Pistachio Allergy...

Tree nut allergy is often complicated by cross-sensitization, cross-reactivity, and cross-contact between different tree nuts.
Allergenis

The Future of Food Allergy Diagnosis (Sponsored)

A new product by Allergenis is set to be released in 2022 that can fill the gap left by current food allergy tests.
Blood Samples

AllerGenis Lauds Study Results of New, More Accurate Blood Test for...

"Test brings us one step closer to eliminating the need to subject patients to an oral food challenge."
Smiling Scientists

FARE Looks at the Future of Food Allergy in This Evening’s...

Join FARE's Living Teal Food Allergy Awareness Week series.
Blood Test

Recent Trial of Basophil Activation Test Near 100% Accurate at Diagnosing...

Will BAT eventually replace Oral Food Challenges?
Oral Food Challenge

FARE Launches Global Research Competition to Develop a Safe, Compassionate Diagnostic...

$3 Million in prize money will inspire the world's leading food allergy researchers to put an end to the oral food challenge.
FARE FAITH Challenge

FARE to Launch Global Competition to Replace the Oral Food Challenge

FARE has named the new initiative the FARE FAITH Challenge Global Research Competition.
Skin Prick Testing

Flare Size in Skin Prick Testing for Children May Predict Oral...

Can interpretation of the results of skin prick tests be refined to obviate the need for some oral food challenges?
Shrimp Allergy

Nasal Food Challenge for Shrimp Proves Safe and Predictive

Could this provide a safer means than oral food challenges to test for food allergies?
Wheat

Wheat OIT Shows Potential for Children in Small Study

Study provides insight into the effectiveness of oral immunotherapy for wheat allergy.