Food Allergy Research

Scientists Discover Cells That Could Make Allergy Research More Targeted, Improving Our Understanding of How Allergies Develop

Research published today in Science Translational Medicine has shown that immune cells with a distinct protein profile are found in the blood of patients with diverse environmental and food allergies (including peanut, pollen, pet dander and mold) but absent from individuals who do not have allergic conditions. This new finding, from a team of researchers… Continue reading Scientists Discover Cells That Could Make Allergy Research More Targeted, Improving Our Understanding of How Allergies Develop

Food Allergy Research

2017 FARE Research Retreat: Q&A with Dr. Jessica O’Konek

Dr. Jessica O’Konek (University of Michigan) is one of the scientists presenting at FARE’s 2017 Research Retreat this weekend in Tysons Corner, VA. Dr. O’Konek received a FARE Investigator in Food Allergy Award in 2015 for her work as a new food allergy researcher. She is developing a nasal spray vaccine containing food allergens and… Continue reading 2017 FARE Research Retreat: Q&A with Dr. Jessica O’Konek

Food Allergy Research

2017 FARE Research Retreat: Q&A with Dr. Simon Hogan

FARE’s 2017 Research Retreat takes place this weekend, March 31-April 1, in Tysons Corner, VA. Among the presenters will be Dr. Simon Hogan (Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center), who received a FARE Investigator in Food Allergy Award in 2015. Dr. Hogan’s lab is investigating how proteins released at the start of an allergic response can… Continue reading 2017 FARE Research Retreat: Q&A with Dr. Simon Hogan

Food Allergy Research

In New Grants Awarded to Three Innovative Scientists, Food Allergy Research & Education Focuses on Novel Studies to Unravel Food Allergy Causes, Improve Treatments

More than $1 Million to Be Awarded for 2017 FARE Investigator in Food Allergy Awards Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE), the world’s largest private source of funding for food allergy research, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 FARE Investigator in Food Allergy Awards after an extraordinarily competitive review process, with more… Continue reading In New Grants Awarded to Three Innovative Scientists, Food Allergy Research & Education Focuses on Novel Studies to Unravel Food Allergy Causes, Improve Treatments