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2011-05-24 12:56:00

Novel Methodology Is Validated For RIFM Sponsored Investigation Of The True Prevalence Of Fragrance Allergy WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The first article from the Research Institute for Fragrance Materials, Inc.

2011-05-16 23:02:00

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The article evaluating the clinical data on the QRA, Quantitative Risk Assessment of Contact Sensitization: Clinical Data to Assess Utility of the Model, by Anne Marie Api, et al., Dermatitis, Vol 21, No 4 (Jul/Aug) 2010: pp 207-213, is now available from the Research Institute for Fragrance Materials, Inc.

2009-02-03 12:58:09

Hypersensitivity to perfumes is the most common contact allergy in adults. Research at the University of Gothenburg has demonstrated that even natural aromatic oils, which many deem harmless compared to synthetic perfumes, may cause allergic reactions.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.