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2014-09-17 23:07:45

The $255,000 award will help ITI conduct vaccine validation studies over one year Hershey, PA & Rockville, MD (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Immunomic Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that it won a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant to support the continued preclinical development of a multi-nut allergy immunotherapy. The award will provide ITI with approximately $255,000 over one year to conduct vaccine validation studies. Tree nuts, a leading cause of food allergy, affect...

2014-08-28 12:29:18

Food desensitization trial could mean new hope for children with peanut allergies HOUSTON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For children with food allergies, a trace amount of a substance can trigger deadly anaphylaxis within minutes of ingestion - the fear of which can be life altering for many families. To give hope to these patients and their families, researchers at Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine are embarking on a landmark peanut immunotherapy...

2014-08-20 23:03:50

The European Lecithin Market report explains and divides the lecithin market in Europe with analysis and projection of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-lecithin-4640857301.html (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 The European Lecithin Market report explains and divides the lecithin market in Europe with analysis and projection of revenue. The lecithin market in Europe is estimated to grow from $245, 078.3 million in 2012 to $317, 201.4 million by 2019, at a CAGR of 3.1%...

2014-08-19 23:04:01

The European Lecithin Market report explains and divides the lecithin market in Europe with analysis and projection of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-lecithin-4640857301.html (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 The European Lecithin Market report explains and divides the lecithin market in Europe with analysis and projection of revenue. The lecithin market in Europe is estimated to grow from $245,078.3 million in 2012 to $317,201.4 million by 2019, at a CAGR of 3.1% from...

2014-08-13 08:33:36

Four Delicious Flavors Fuel Adventures From Sun Up to Sun Down BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether you're taking that last summer camping trip, packing your duffle bag for the dorm room or backpack for school, it's time to get outside and savor the rest of summer. Maximize the remaining sunshine with Bear Naked® Granola's Real Nut Energy Bars in four delicious flavors - Peanut Butter, Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter, Maple Nut and Almond Cranberry. The thoughtfully...

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2014-08-12 05:38:54

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Millions of adults and children in the US have nut allergies that can range from mild hives to fatal anaphylaxis. A new study led by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reveals that there might be answers other than strictly avoiding nuts. The findings of this study, presented this week at the 248th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society, describe a new method that is being developed to...

2014-08-07 12:25:45

Duo Surprises Contest Winners to Celebrate Four New Peanut Flavors NORTHFIELD, Ill., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Frank Thomas, known as "The Big Hurt," joined Mr. Peanut to surprise a Chicago men's softball team, winner of Mr. Peanut's Power Hitter Contest, to harness the power of the peanut and celebrate the launch of four new Planters peanut flavors. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140807/134476 Thomas, a powerful hitter during his career, helped the team spice up their...

2014-08-05 12:31:15

Newly launched PeanutAllergyFacts.org will offer resources for families and professionals ATLANTA, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Peanut Board (NPB) today announced the launch of PeanutAllergyFacts.org, a new website for parents, schools, foodservice executives and manufacturers. The site is designed to provide science-based information about peanut and food allergies, as well as links to resources about effective allergy management. To view the multimedia assets associated with...

2014-07-14 12:28:12

America's Peanut Farmers Honor Those Who Give Feeding Organizations a Boost ATLANTA, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With school out for summer, many American families will face the challenge of making sure their children don't go hungry. In addition, food banks often deal with a shortage of donations during the warmer months. To help highlight these issues and encourage giving, the National Peanut Board has launched Fuel for Food Banks. The program honors leaders of community hunger...

2014-06-26 08:27:58

Five Decadent Flavors Available in a 150-Calorie Bar Packed with Protein and Fiber LOS ANGELES, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summertime brings longer days, warmer weather and busier schedules. In fact, the average American expends up to 20 percent more energy during the summer, according to a national research study(1). Just in time to help women stay energized for the summer, thinkThin® has introduced their newest product, thinkThin Lean Protein & Fiber bars. Each bar...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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