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  1. Peanut Allergies: A Bigger Threat to Kids with AsthmaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    "Children with food allergies and asthma have a higher risk of a severe allergic reaction to the food allergy, than does a child without asthma," says Mayo Clinic Children's Center, Martha Hartz, M.D., division chair of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. Dr. Hartz says, in general, children with asthma are more likely to be allergic to peanuts, as well as other foods.

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  2. Why so many infections in otherwise healthy man?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Philly.com

    John, 52, had more infections than anyone else I had ever seen in the 30 years I've been practicing allergy and clinical immunology. At 5-foot-8 and 170 pounds, he didn't look sickly.

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  3. Tb genome sequencing work gets $86k boostRead the original story

    Saturday | The Otago Daily Times

    ... in Lottery Health Research funding. Prof Greg Cook, an award-winning researcher in the Otago microbiology and immunology department, received $86,218 in the latest funding round to undertake the tuberculosis research. The work will focus on ...

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  4. Researchers find that most asthma patients do not use inhalers and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsTarget.com

    ... Rana Bonds, lead author and assistant professor in the department of internal medicine, division of allergy and immunology, said, "Improving how patients use these devices leads to better clinical outcomes." He explains that his team looked into ...

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  5. Peanut Allergies: A Bigger Threat to Kids with AsthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Health News Digest

    "Children with food allergies and asthma have a higher risk of a severe allergic reaction to the food allergy , than does a child without asthma," says Mayo Clinic Children's Center , Martha Hartz, M.D. , division chair of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. Dr. Hartz says, in general, children with asthma are more likely to be allergic to peanuts, as well as other foods.

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  6. Diet Diary: The Chinese food syndrome - sensitivity to MSGRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Indian Express

    ... MSG intake during pregnancy. MSG is not an allergen, according to the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. The US Food and Drug Administration has found no evidence to suggest any long-term, serious health consequences from consuming ...

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  7. Sera from patients with active systemic lupus erythematosus patients ...Read the original story

    Friday | Journal of Inflammation

    Blood and Transplantation Center of Coimbra, Portuguese Institute of Blood and Transplantation, Quinta da Vinha Moura, SA o Martinho do Bispo, Coimbra, 3041-861, Portugal Laboratory of Experimental Immunology, Cancer and Inflammation Program, National Cancer Institute at Frederick, Building 560, Frederick, 21702-1201, MD, USA Centro do Sangue e da TransplantaA A o de Coimbra, Quinta da Vinha Moura, SA o Martinho do Bispo, Coimbra, 3041-861, Portugal Background Systemic Lupus Erythematosus is an auto-immune disease whose complex pathogenesis remains unraveled. Here we aim to explore the inflammatory ability of SLE patients' sera upon peripheral blood monocyte subsets and myeloid dendritic cells obtained from healthy donors.

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  8. First-time allergy sufferers: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CBS News

    ... said Dr. Neeta Ogden, an allergy specialist and spokesperson for the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. "With repeated exposure anyone can get 'sensitized' and develop seasonal allergies." Dr. Aidan Long, clinical director of ...

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  9. Anti-Stroke Drug Effective Treatment for Middle-Ear Infections, Authors SayRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | P&T Community

    An existing anti-stroke drug is an effective treatment for middle-ear infections, showing the ability to suppress mucus overproduction, to improve bacterial clearance, and to reduce hearing loss, according to researchers at Georgia State University and the University of Rochester. The findings, published in the Journal of Immunology , could result in a novel, nonantibiotic treatment for otitis media, possibly through topical drug delivery, the authors say.

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  10. Inspired by boy's death, Lickety Split ice cream trucks go peanut-freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | SILive.com

    ... children in the United States have this allergy, according to the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. Joseph's Helping Hand, which launched in February, raises awareness and education about children's food allergies and is working ...

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  11. Stelara a Receives CHMP Positive Opinion For Treatment Of...Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | PressReleasePoint

    ... living with this chronic, debilitating autoimmune disease", said Newman Yeilding, M.D., Vice President, Head of Immunology Development, Janssen Research & Development, LLC. "We look forward to the European Commission's decision and the opportunity ...

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  12. Simponi a Receives CHMP Positive Opinion For Treatment Of...Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | PressReleasePoint

    ... with severe active non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis," said Newman Yeilding, M.D., Vice President, Head of Immunology Development, Janssen Research & Development, LLC. "We are committed to advancing innovative therapeutics for patients with ...

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  13. Team publishes findings about compound with potential for treating rheumatoid arthritisRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Medical News Today

    ... developed," said Mark Quinn, senior author on the paper and a professor in MSU's Department of Microbiology and Immunology. The department is part of the College of Agriculture and the College of Letters and Science. Rheumatoid arthritis is a ...

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  14. Microfluidic cell-squeezing device opens new possibilities for cell-based vaccinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of microbiology at the University of Iowa Carver School of Medicine and director of the school's Center for Immunology and Immune-Based Diseases, says that this paper presents a "creative new approach with considerable potential in the development ...

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  15. Anti-stroke Drug is Effective Treatment for Middle-ear InfectionsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Infection Control Today

    An existing anti-stroke drug is an effective treatment for middle-ear infections, showing the ability to suppress mucus overproduction, improve bacterial clearance and reduce hearing loss, according to researchers at Georgia State University and the University of Rochester. The findings, published May 13 in the Journal of Immunology, could result in a novel, non-antibiotic treatment for otitis media, or middle-ear infection, possibly through topical drug delivery.

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  16. Living with food allergiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Swissinfo

    ... injections. Estimating the prevalence of food allergy According to the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI), which has its headquarters in Zurich, one in 20 European children has at least one food allergy. Furthermore, it ...

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  17. Janssen-Cilag International NV Release: STELARA Receives Positive...Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | BioSpace

    ... living with this chronic, debilitating autoimmune disease", said Newman Yeilding, M.D., Vice President, Head of Immunology Development, Janssen Research & Development, LLC. "We look forward to the European Commission's decision and the opportunity ...

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  18. New treatment for middle ear infection found in anti-stroke drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Medical News Today

    ... drug in most countries and a dietary supplement worldwide. In the new study, published in the Journal of Immunology , researchers at Georgia State University and the University of Rochester showed that vinpocetine could be an effective treatment for ...

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  19. EBV co-infection may boost malaria mortality in childhoodRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Medical News Today

    ... Molecular Genetics graduate student Caline Matar. Co-senior author Sam Speck, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology, is a Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar. Matar and her colleagues studied mice infected by Plasmodium yoelii, which ...

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  20. Chemical compound shows promise in treating rheumatoid arthritisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Medical News

    ... developed," said Mark Quinn, senior author on the paper and a professor in MSU's Department of Microbiology and Immunology. The department is part of the College of Agriculture and the College of Letters and Science. Rheumatoid arthritis is a ...

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