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2011-12-21 11:41:39

Hay fever (runny nose, sneezing, itchy eyes) is caused by an allergy to pollen, and most commonly to grass pollen. These tiny grains bring misery to sufferers through spring and summer and pollen levels are often included as part of weather reports to help sufferers prepare. However new research published in BioMed Central's open access journal Clinical and Translational Allergy shows that, regardless of medication and other allergies, for the same grass pollen levels, hay fever symptoms are...

2011-12-07 07:00:00

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMPE) ("Ampio" or the "Company"), a company that discovers and develops new uses for previously approved drugs and new molecular entities ("NMEs"), today announced receipt of notification of the granting of a European patent with broad claims directed to compositions containing DA-DKP, a cyclic dipeptide diketopiperazine which is the active ingredient of Ampion(TM). The patent also includes...

2011-12-02 13:12:00

Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall allergies all present challenges JANESVILLE, Wis., Dec. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Allergies, whether indoor or outdoor, present challenges in every season and with every age group. An allergy is an exaggerated immune response or reaction to substances that are generally not harmful. Allergic reactions, Allergy testing, Allergy to mold, dander, dust Atopic dermatitis (eczema), Contact dermatitis, Drug allergies, Food allergies, Hay fever...

2011-10-31 03:05:00

LEIDEN, the Netherlands, October 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HAL Allergy B.V. today announced that it has included the first patient in its PHASE II dose range finding study. This multi-centre, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study in patients with persistent allergic rhinitis/rhinoconjunctivitis will characterize the dose-response relationship of PURETHAL(R) Mites in order to support the optimal dose in terms of clinical efficacy and safety. The study has been...

2011-10-18 07:00:00

EAST POINT, Ga., Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hay fever, or allergic rhinitis, has been estimated to affect up to 42% of the population and 40% of all children. The most common reason for chronic sinusitis, missed work, and school days, the likelihood of being affected by hay fever, and the more severe conditions which it often precedes, is often hinted upon during early childhood and adolescence. The "Allergic March," which commonly begins with something as simple as eczema, is a term...

2011-10-18 06:22:00

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMPE) ("Ampio" or the "Company"), a company that discovers and develops new uses for previously approved drugs and new molecular entities ("NMEs"), today announced that it has demonstrated in an IRB approved, randomized, placebo controlled, double-blinded proof of concept study, that low dose intranasal danazol has an impact on allergic rhinitis, a clinical condition in which increases in vascular...

2011-09-29 11:27:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Sept. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Do you have a sneezing, stuffy-nosed child? It could be a cold, but when the "cold" won't go away for weeks, the culprit may be allergies. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO ) Up to 40 percent of children suffer from allergic rhinitis (hay fever), a seasonal allergy. But molds, dust mites, or pet dander may bother your child year-round. Read about the many safe and effective treatments for allergies in...

2011-09-27 03:00:00

OXFORD, England, September 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Circassia Ltd, a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on allergy, today announced positive phase II clinical results showing that its ToleroMune(R) hay fever vaccine substantially improved patients' allergy symptoms compared with those on placebo. The treatment was extremely well tolerated. During the randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase II study conducted in 50 hay fever sufferers in Quebec, Canada,...

2011-09-20 05:55:18

(Ivanhoe Newswire) — Eating low-fat yogurt while pregnant can increase the risk of your child developing asthma and hay fever, according to this study. The study aimed to assess whether fatty acids found in dairy products could protect against the development of allergic diseases in children. The researchers assessed milk and dairy intake during pregnancy and monitored the prevalence of asthma and hay fever using registries and questionnaires in the Danish National Birth Cohort....

2011-09-15 08:00:00

NES ZIONA, Israel, September 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NanoPass Technologies Ltd. ("NanoPass"), a pioneer in intradermal (into-the-skin) delivery solutions for vaccines, announced today that it has recently entered into a license agreement for the MicronJet(TM), its microneedle intradermal delivery device, with Circassia Ltd. (Oxford, UK) ("Circassia"), a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on allergy and autoimmune diseases. The agreement will provide Circassia...