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Protein-packing experimental peanut allergy patch shows promise in U.S. tests

via The Japan Times    Nov 15, 2017
Credit : AFP-JIJI

An experimental patch that delivers a high dose of peanut protein has shown promise in reducing allergic reactions in children and adults, researchers said on Tuesday.

About 2 percent of U.S. children are allergic to peanuts and must avoid them altogether.