Five-Minute Allergy Test Approved by FDA

Five-Minute Allergy Test Approved by FDA

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finally approved on Oct. 20, 2017, the world’s fastest allergy test created by Swedish company developer Abionic. The test will take up to 5 minutes and only will require one drop of blood to determine the existence of a respiratory allergy. The development of both the IVD CAPSULE aeroallergens […]

Help for Allergy Sufferers

Help for Allergy Sufferers

Hay fever and other nasal allergies (medically called allergic rhinitis) affect about 20 percent of American adults, who spend months every year with runny noses, watery eyes, scratchy throats and a handy box of tissues. The disease is reportedly the fifth most common ailment. Between the doctor visits to seek help, allergy medications sufferers regularly […]

Food Allergy Testing Made Fast and Simple

Food Allergy Testing Made Fast and Simple

Researchers from the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland have created a fast and precise method to test which specific proteins in milk cause allergic reactions in patients. This novel approach not only has the potential to allow the individual to tailor his or her diet and lifestyle to accommodate their specific allergies, […]

1 2 3 5