Tag: peanut allergy

Ashley Spencer

Woman Saved Mid-Flight After Administration of Four EpiPens

Quick thinking by the doctors onboard likely saved Spencer's life. (With Video)
Blood Samples

Another Test to Challenge the Oral Food Challenge

A new test is vying to replace the oral food challenge as the gold standard for determining the presence of food allergy.
Toothpaste OMIT

Intrommune Therapeutics Seeks Crowdfunding for Novel Toothpaste Immunotherapy

The company is developing a therapy called "Oral Mucosal Immunotherapy".
Peanuts

Study: Vaccine Suppresses Peanut Allergies in Mice

Three monthly doses of a nasal vaccine protected the mice from allergic reactions upon exposure to peanut.
Amanda Huynh

CORRECTION: District School Bus Rules Did NOT Contribute to the Amanda...

This article has been updated to reflect newly corrected information regarding the school district's policies.
Amanda Huynh at Hospital

The Amanda Huynh Tragedy and Flawed Allergen Labeling in the US

Amanda's loss may well have been avoided had more clear and effective labeling regulations been in place.
AR101

Aimmune to Submit FDA Application for Peanut OIT Candidate by End...

If approved, AR101 could be offered as the first FDA approved OIT therapy for peanut allergy.
Milk

Study: Pre-Teen Children with Milk Allergy Smaller Than Peers with Nut...

Growth differences are more pronounced among school-aged kids
Jigsaw Puzzle

Milk and Peanut Clinical Trial Advances

Announcements regarding two food allergy therapies that are in or advancing toward clinical trials were made yesterday.
Cytokines

Study: Researchers Retrained Immune Systems of Mice to Switch Off Anaphylaxis

"This study in mice proves the concept of this approach, so tests in humans are not that far off."

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