Allergies

The term allergy encompasses a wide range of conditions; it is not a disease in itself. The term allergy – medically termed hypersensitivity, signifies an exaggerated reaction to foreign substances.

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Texas Biomed scientists receive $1 million NIH funding for Ebola research

Texas Biomed scientists receive $1 million NIH funding for Ebola research

Previous SARS-CoV-2 infection, vaccines provide protection against gamma variant, study finds

Previous SARS-CoV-2 infection, vaccines provide protection against gamma variant, study finds

FDA approves antihistamine nasal spray for over-the-counter use

FDA approves antihistamine nasal spray for over-the-counter use

Antibody combination REGEN-COV prevents symptomatic disease following SARS-CoV-2 infection

Antibody combination REGEN-COV prevents symptomatic disease following SARS-CoV-2 infection

Researchers prepare for next coronavirus pandemic

Researchers prepare for next coronavirus pandemic

New study may lead to more effective and powerful COVID-19 vaccines

New study may lead to more effective and powerful COVID-19 vaccines

Two vaccines elicit durable neutralizing antibody responses to SARS-CoV-2 in pre-clinical study

Two vaccines elicit durable neutralizing antibody responses to SARS-CoV-2 in pre-clinical study

COVID-19 Vaccine DSMB can serve as model for future situations

COVID-19 Vaccine DSMB can serve as model for future situations

Researchers identify specific cells and proteins that control the sneeze reflex

Researchers identify specific cells and proteins that control the sneeze reflex

UCSF launches new initiative to propel the development of living therapeutics

UCSF launches new initiative to propel the development of living therapeutics

HEPA air purifier can significantly reduce airborne COVID-19 particles

HEPA air purifier can significantly reduce airborne COVID-19 particles

ACTG launches phase 1 HIV cure study evaluating two promising therapies

ACTG launches phase 1 HIV cure study evaluating two promising therapies

UMass Amherst researcher receives NIH grant to study the impact of ACOs on asthma care for children

UMass Amherst researcher receives NIH grant to study the impact of ACOs on asthma care for children

Clinical trial investigates effectiveness of delivering HIV, substance use care through mobile clinics

Clinical trial investigates effectiveness of delivering HIV, substance use care through mobile clinics

Surgical masks effectively reduce outgoing airborne particles, despite leakage at edges

Surgical masks effectively reduce outgoing airborne particles, despite leakage at edges

Potent antibody responses to BNT162b2 COVID-19 vaccine among Japanese healthcare workers

Potent antibody responses to BNT162b2 COVID-19 vaccine among Japanese healthcare workers

Restoring gut microbes can improve antibiotic-induced dysbiosis and prevent colitis in mice

Restoring gut microbes can improve antibiotic-induced dysbiosis and prevent colitis in mice

Experimental monoclonal antibody could be a new weapon against HIV epidemic

Experimental monoclonal antibody could be a new weapon against HIV epidemic

Georgia State professor receives federal grant to study seasonal and universal vaccination in elderly populations

Georgia State professor receives federal grant to study seasonal and universal vaccination in elderly populations

New strategy for developing universal flu vaccine

New strategy for developing universal flu vaccine