Tag: peanut allergy

Proximity Challenge

Exposure Therapy — an Effective Option for Kids (and Their Parents)...

As anyone with a food allergy will tell you, coping with the disease is challenging, especially since a mere trace of one's allergen can...
Angany

New Vaccine Approach to Treating Food Allergies Steps Forward

Allergy treatment "tricks" the immune system into reacting in a different, safer manner.
Child Being Fed Peanut Butter

Study: Large Majority of Children on Peanut OIT Achieve Maintenance Dose...

Researchers concluded that peanut OIT can be successful in older kids and those with high peanut-sIgE levels.
American Airlines

Woman Suffering Anaphylaxis During Flight Saved By Arizona State Representative

Quick thinking Dr Amish Shah saves the day while returning from an ER doctor's conference.
Viaskin Peanut

FDA Wants More Viaskin Peanut Data Resulting in Further Approval Delays

Delays mount pushing trials of modified patch.
COUR Pharma Pipeline

COUR Announces First In-Human Dosing in Proof-of-Concept Trial of CNP-201 to...

CNP-201 is a nanoparticle containing peanut protein that aims to eliminate allergic responses.

Notebooks, check. Backpack, check. Peanut allergy treatment, check. (Sponsored)

What if you could give your child a treatment option, in addition to practicing a strict peanut-free diet?
COUR Nanoparticle

FDA Accepts Investigational New Drug Application for Novel Peanut Allergy Therapy

The company, which is already in phase 2 clinical trials with a treatment for celiac disease, has announced the FDA has accepted their Investigational New Drug (IND) application for evaluation of CNP-201, A treatment for peanut allergy. that reduces the need for strict peanut avoidance and reduces the potentially fatal health risks associated with peanut allergy.
Isaac Peacock and Family

10-Year-Old Saves Anaphylactic Mother’s Life, Earns Commendations

"It was a life and death situation and he saved the day."
Allergens

USF Begins Recruitment for OIT Study Addressing 15 Food Allergies at...

Therapy will treat allergies to peanuts, almonds, cashew, hazelnuts, pecans, pistachios, walnuts, codfish, salmon, shrimp, sesame seed, soy, wheat, milk and eggs simultaneously.