Tag Archive: food allergies

Sep 08 2014

Study Aims to Reveal Novel Drivers of Allergic Disease

Investigators at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are studying the underlying biological features that could be common from one allergic disease to another.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/study-aims-reveal-novel-drivers-allergic-disease/

Aug 18 2014

Investigating a New Approach to Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Many of the major milestones in understanding eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), a food allergy that affects the esophagus, began in research laboratories at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/investigating-new-approach-eosinophilic-esophagitis/

May 14 2014

Three Peanut Immunotherapy Studies Under Way

Three studies under way at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are looking at potential ways to desensitize children so that they can develop a level of tolerance to peanut protein that would provide some clinical protection against accidental exposure.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/three-peanut-immunotherapy-studies-way/

Jul 23 2013

Penn Team Finds Immune Cells Promote Food-Allergy Associated Inflammation

A team from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania recently published a study in Nature Medicine that sheds light on food allergy-associated inflammation.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/penn-team-finds-immune-cells-promote-food-allergy-associated-inflammation/