American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology Annual Meeting

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LEAP-On: Early peanut introduction continued to reduce allergy risk after 1-year avoidance

March 5, 2016
LOS ANGELES — Early introduction of peanut maintained a reduction in the prevalence of peanut allergy despite 12 months of peanut avoidance…
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Xolair-exposed pregnancies show slight risk for negative birth outcomes

March 3, 2015
HOUSTON — Results from the ongoing prospective, observational EXPECT study presented at the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma &…
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Aerospan improved pediatric asthma outcomes, regardless of prior therapy

March 2, 2015
HOUSTON — Data presented here indicate Aerospan significantly improved asthma outcomes among children aged 4 to 11 years, regardless of…
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Xolair effective, well tolerated in children aged younger than 12 years

February 27, 2015
HOUSTON — Xolair was well tolerated and significantly improved asthma control among children aged younger than 12 years, according to data…
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Dupilumab improves patient-reported outcomes in AD

February 27, 2015
HOUSTON — Dupilumab reduced patient-reported itch when compared with placebo in adults with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis, according to…
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Breastfeeding duration may affect association between eczema risk, FLG variants

February 27, 2015
Longer duration of breastfeeding weakened the association between filaggrin gene variants and eczema development in early years of life, according to…
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Breastfeeding duration may affect association between eczema risk, FLG variants

February 27, 2015
Longer duration of breastfeeding weakened the association between filaggrin gene variants and eczema development in early years of life, according to…
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On-demand treatment effective against hereditary angioedema

February 27, 2015
HOUSTON — Immediate treatment effectively reduced disease-related morbidity of C1 Inhibitor Deficiency in patients with hereditary angioedema…
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Sensitivity to mice allergens predicts rhinitis in inner-city children

February 26, 2015
HOUSTON — Sensitivity to mouse allergen was an independent predictor of rhinitis in a predominantly black and urban pediatric cohort, according…
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Early treatment of infantile atopic dermatitis reduces food allergy incidence

February 26, 2015
Early, aggressive treatment of patients with infantile atopic dermatitis significantly reduced food allergy incidence by 18 months of age, according…