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Occupational Allergy

Occupational Allergy

June 1, 2017 at 8:21 AM 0 comments

*Stacey E. Anderson,1 Carrie Long,1 G. Scott Dotson2 1. Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA 2. Education and Information Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA *Correspondence to sanderson4@cdc.gov Disclosure: TheRead More

The ‘Nucleolus’ Hypothesis of Autoimmune Diseases and Its Implications

The ‘Nucleolus’ Hypothesis of Autoimmune Diseases and Its Implications

June 1, 2017 at 8:19 AM 0 comments

*Wesley H. Brooks,1 Yves Renaudineau2,3 1. Department of Chemistry, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA 2. INSERM ESPRI, ERI29/EA2216, LabEx IGO “Immunotherapy Graft Oncology”, Réseau épigénétique et réseau canaux ioniques du Cancéropole Grand Ouest, European University of Brittany, Brest, France 3. Laboratory of Immunology and Immunotherapy, Brest University Medical SchoolRead More

Occupational Allergies: A Brief Review

Occupational Allergies: A Brief Review

December 13, 2016 at 8:22 AM 0 comments

*Mohammad Reza Masjedi,1,3 Kayvan Saeedfar,2 Javid Masjedi3 1. Pulmonary Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2. Chronic Respiratory Diseases Research Center, National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 3. Tobacco Control Research Center, Iranian Anti-Tobacco Association, Tehran, Iran *CorrespondenceRead More

Allergen-Specific Immunotherapy

Allergen-Specific Immunotherapy

December 13, 2016 at 8:21 AM 0 comments

*Esther Helen Steveling-Klein Department of Dermatology and Allergology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland *Correspondence to esthersteveling@gmail.com Disclosure: Esther Helen Steveling-Klein received travel support from ALK-Abello. Received: 17.05.16 Accepted: 08.08.16 Citation: EMJ. 2016;1[4]:78-87. Abstract Allergen-specific immunotherapy remains the only causal treatment of allergic disease to date. Its efficacy in symptom reductionRead More

Adjuvants in Allergy: Elevating Efficacy

Adjuvants in Allergy: Elevating Efficacy

August 2, 2016 at 8:29 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 12th June 2016, as a part of the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) Congress 2016 in Vienna, Austria Chairperson: Matthias Kramer1 Speakers: Ralph Mösges,2 Randolf Brehler,3 Thomas Kündig4 1. Allergy Therapeutics, Worthing, UK 2. Institute of Medical Statistics, Epidemiology and Computer Science,Read More

Improving Diagnosis: The Next Frontier in Hereditary Angioedema Management

Improving Diagnosis: The Next Frontier in Hereditary Angioedema Management

August 2, 2016 at 8:28 AM 0 comments

This satellite symposium took place on 12th June 2016, as a part of the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) Congress in Vienna, Austria Chairperson: Stephen Jolles1 Speakers: Stephen Jolles,1 Marco Cicardi,2 Coen Maas3 1. University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, UK 2. University of Milan, Luigi Sacco Hospital,Read More

Editor’s Pick: A Review of Drug Allergies: Diagnosis and Management

Editor’s Pick: A Review of Drug Allergies: Diagnosis and Management

August 2, 2016 at 8:27 AM 0 comments

This article provides a very good and concise clinical review of drug allergy. Many aspects of drug allergies are well described, including the establishment of diagnosis and the  management of some of the most common drug hypersensitivity reactions, such as allergic reactions to acetylsalicylic acid, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and someRead More

Atopic Dermatitis: The Need for a Sub-Saharan Perspective

Atopic Dermatitis: The Need for a Sub-Saharan Perspective

August 2, 2016 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

*Richard E. Paul,1,2 Anavaj Sakuntabhai1,2 1. Institut Pasteur, Functional Genetics of Infectious Diseases Unit, Paris, France 2. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Unité de Recherche Associée, Paris, France *Correspondence to richard.paul@pasteur.fr Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 18.03.16 Accepted: 24.06.16 Citation: EMJ Allergy Immunol. 2016;1[1]:58-64.Read More

In Search of Biomarkers in Eosinophilic Oesophagitis: We Are Not There Yet!

In Search of Biomarkers in Eosinophilic Oesophagitis: We Are Not There Yet!

August 2, 2016 at 8:25 AM 0 comments

Neeti Bhardwaj,1 *Gisoo Ghaffari2 1. Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Pennsylvania College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA 2. Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care Medicine, Pennsylvania College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA *Correspondence to gghaffari@hmc.psu.edu. Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest.Read More

Treatment Options in Eosinophilic Oesophagitis

Treatment Options in Eosinophilic Oesophagitis

August 2, 2016 at 8:24 AM 0 comments

Anna M. Lipowska,1 Robert T. Kavitt,1 *Michael F. Vaezi2 1. Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA 2. Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA *Correspondence to Michael.Vaezi@Vanderbilt.edu Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 04.03.16Read More