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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...

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2011-08-26 11:12:41

Hot chili peppers are known to make people "tear up," but a new study led by University of Cincinnati allergy researcher Jonathan Bernstein, MD, found that a nasal spray containing an ingredient derived from hot chili peppers (Capsicum annum) may help people "clear up" certain types of sinus inflammation. The study, which appears in the August 2011 edition of Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, compares the use of the Capsicum annum nasal spray to a placebo nasal spray in 44...

2011-07-23 00:00:41

The SinusWars team has found the answer to Nasal Congestion with Age-Old Ingredients New York, NY (PRWEB) July 22, 2011 SinusWars10 is a combination of homeopathic ingredients that work to complement each other in the battle against nasal congestion. Much research has been done on one of the ingredients and it is worth a special mention. The chilli pepper where Capsicum originates from is a fascinating ingredient. Some interesting facts say that magical herbalism appropriates the god of war...

2011-06-28 20:52:55

A cellulose powder has been used increasingly for many years against allergic rhinitis. Still, there has been a shortage of scientific evidence for its efficacy in seasonal allergic rhinitis (hay fever), particularly in children. Now, however, scientists from the Sahlgrenska Academy and the Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences at the University of Gothenburg have proven that the cellulose powder reduces symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis in children, without any adverse...

2011-06-13 04:00:00

OXFORD, England, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Results Presented at Plenary Symposium of European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Congress - Cat Allergy T-cell Vaccine to Begin Phase III Testing in H1 2012 Circassia Ltd, a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on allergy, today announced the results of a phase II clinical trial showing that patients who received four doses of its ToleroMune(R) cat allergy vaccine over a 12-week period maintained...

2011-05-10 08:07:00

HORSHAM, Pa., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Teva Respiratory today announced results from the recently completed Nasal Allergy Survey Assessing Limitations (NASL) 2010, which found patients with allergic rhinitis (AR) who had nasal symptoms were more likely to experience sleep disturbances, including difficulty getting to sleep and/or waking up during the night. Lack of a good night's sleep can significantly impact a person's quality of life. For people living with nasal allergies in the...

2011-04-27 07:00:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients with asthma or allergic rhinitis (nasal allergies), initially prescribed montelukast (Singulair®) instead of typical first-line therapy have low rates of persistence on montelukast and may ultimately discontinue therapy altogether, according to a new study presented at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy's 23rd Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, Minn. The study will be presented by Prime Therapeutics (Prime), a thought...

2011-04-19 04:00:00

OXFORD, England, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Circassia Ltd, a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on allergy, today announced that it has closed a GBP60 million ($98 million) fundraising. The funding round was led by Imperial Innovations, and included investments from other existing shareholders, including Invesco Perpetual. The investment, which is scheduled in two tranches over the next two years, is the second largest fundraising by a privately-held European...

2011-03-30 14:36:00

Experts at Cincinnati Children's Give Parents Tips on How to Tell the Difference CINCINNATI, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One of the problems that parents may have during the springtime is deciphering whether their children's sneezing is due to a cold or allergies. "Runny, stuffy or itchy noses, sneezing, coughing, fatigue, and headaches can all be symptoms of both allergies and colds but when parents pay close attention to minor details they will be able to tell the...

2011-03-21 16:47:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Results from a recent pivotal allergic rhinitis (AR) satisfaction survey assessing patient and healthcare provider perspectives on AR reveal that symptoms like nasal congestion and post-nasal drip continue to impact patients' daily activities. Findings from the Nasal Allergy Survey Assessing Limitations (NASL) 2010, released today by Teva Respiratory at the American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) Annual Meeting, held in San...