Many people are personally concerned by cow’s milk and peanut allergies. The former is one of the most widespread of all allergies. It’s estimated that 2 to 3% of the population in certain areas is affected by Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy (CMPA).
Un individu qui fait une allergie alimentaire présente des symptômes – immédiatement ou quelques heures plus tard – à la gravité très variée. Des boutons et plaques rouges au choc anaphylactique, en passant par des nausées, des démangeaisons et des œdèmes de Quincke.
Il y a à travers le monde de nombreux individus souffrant d’allergies alimentaires et ce nombre est en constante augmentation. On peut souffrir d’allergies dès son plus jeune âge avec entre autres l’allergie aux protéines de lait de vache
You may not have heard of epicutaneous immunotherapy before, but this technique is likely to become much better known soon through the research work performed by French firm DBV Technologies (http://www.dbv-technologies.com).
We live in a world where food allergies loom large. Tens, even hundreds of millions suffer from intolerances to different kinds of food, ranging from shellfish and eggs to peanuts and milk. Sometimes these allergies represent just mild annoyances, sometimes they can be much more serious. For example, hundreds of people die each year in … Read moreCan DBV-Technologies banish the fear of food allergies for good?
Sometimes an idea emerges in the medical field that is so simple, yet so effective, that it has the potential to revolutionize how we treat a certain condition. DBV-Technologies may well have come up with just such an idea in the shape of its Viaskin patch. The Viaskin® patch is composed of an adhesive patch … Read moreLeading the charge against food allergies – DBV-Technologies and the Viaskin® patch
Advances in medical technology, hygiene, education and nutrition have generally-speaking seen many illnesses and diseases rolled back during the course of the 20th century. However, there is one 21st century phenomenon that shows no sign of abating – the increased prevalence of allergies. http://www.dbv-technologies.com is the online home to one firm that’s hoping to turn … Read moreCould a cutting-edge solution from DBV-Technologies solve that modern scourge, the food allergy?