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Future of the Allergists and Allergen Specific Immunotherapy (FASIT) Meets EACCI

Future of the Allergists and Allergen Specific Immunotherapy (FASIT) Meets EACCI

August 3, 2017 at 8:28 AM 0 comments

This company-sponsored symposium took place on 20th June 2017 as part of the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) Congress in Helsinki, Finland Chairpersons: Ulrich Wahn,1 Marek Jutel2 Speakers: Marek Jutel,2 Jörg Kleine-Tebbe,3 Oliver Pfaar,4,5 Piotr Kuna6 1. Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany 2. Wrocław Medical University,Read More

Controversies on Special Products for Managing Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy in Infants: Safety and Suitability

Controversies on Special Products for Managing Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy in Infants: Safety and Suitability

August 3, 2017 at 8:27 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 18th June 2017 as a part of the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) Congress in Helsinki, Finland Chairpersons: Antonella Muraro,1 Arne Høst2 Speakers: Rosan Meyer,3 Martinas Kuslys,4 Antonella Muraro,1 Arne Høst2 1. Department of Mother and Child Health, The Referral Centre for Food Allergy DiagnosisRead More

Education Is Key! Call for Action!

Education Is Key! Call for Action!

August 3, 2017 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

*Frans Timmermans Netherlands Anaphylaxis/European Anaphylaxis Taskforce *Correspondence to f.timmermans@anaphylaxis.eu Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 30.01.17 Accepted: 12.07.17 Citation: EMJ Allergy Immunol. 2017;2[1]:70-72. This article is made available under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial 4.0 License.

Editor’s Pick: Microbiological Biohazards Associated with Occupational Allergies

Editor’s Pick: Microbiological Biohazards Associated with Occupational Allergies

August 3, 2017 at 8:25 AM 0 comments

My Editor’s Pick for this edition of EMJ Allergy and Immunology is the article provided by E. Uzunoglu, which offers a fascinating overview of the microbiological hazards that are connected with occupational allergies. Uzunoglu accurately highlights the importance of a multidisciplinary response to occupational disease, making this a captivating readRead More

The Use of Emerging Technologies in Allergen Immunotherapy Management

The Use of Emerging Technologies in Allergen Immunotherapy Management

August 3, 2017 at 8:24 AM 0 comments

*Giovanni Melioli, Anna Maria Riccio, Sabina Ledda, Giovanni Passalacqua, Giorgio Walter Canonica Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genova, Genova; Humanitas University, Milan, Italy *Correspondence to giovannimelioli@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 27.03.17 Accepted: 17.07.17 Citation: EMJ Allergy Immunol. 2017;2[1]:81-86. Abstract Emerging technologies are profoundlyRead More

Neoformed Compounds from the Maillard Reaction in Infant Formulas: A New Risk Factor for Allergy?

Neoformed Compounds from the Maillard Reaction in Infant Formulas: A New Risk Factor for Allergy?

August 3, 2017 at 8:23 AM 0 comments

Indoumady Baskara, Céline Niquet-Leridon, Pauline M. Anton, *Carine Delayre-Orthez UR Transformations et Agro-ressources, Institut Polytechnique UniLaSalle, Beauvais, France *Correspondence to carine.delayre@unilasalle.fr Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 07.04.17 Accepted: 06.07.17 Citation: EMJ Allergy Immunol. 2017;2[1]:87-93. Abstract Food allergies, which are T helper cell Type 2 aberrantRead More

Oral Immunotherapy for Food Allergy: What Have We Achieved So Far?

Oral Immunotherapy for Food Allergy: What Have We Achieved So Far?

August 3, 2017 at 8:22 AM 0 comments

*Katherine Anagnostou Texas Children’s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA *Correspondence to Aikaterini.Anagnostou@bcm.edu Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 19.01.17 Accepted: 12.07.17 Citation: EMJ Allergy Immunol. 2017;2[1]:94-99. Abstract The burden of food allergy is significant, multi-faceted,Read More

Macrophage Activation Syndrome in Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Macrophage Activation Syndrome in Systemic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

August 3, 2017 at 8:21 AM 0 comments

Zhi-qiang Tu, *Wei-qi Zhang Department of Pediatrics, Renji Hospital, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China *Correspondence to zhangwq2016@126.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 02.02.17 Accepted: 16.06.17 Citation: EMJ Allergy and Immunol. 2017;2[1]:100-105. Abstract One of the complications of systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis (SJIA)Read More

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