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FDA accepts sBLA for Dupixent to treat severe chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps (CRSwNP)

The FDA has accepted for Priority Review the supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for Dupixent (dupilumab) from Sanofi + Regeneron...

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Two phase III trials of Dupixent show improvements in chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps.- Sanofi

Detailed results were presented from two Phase III trials using Dupixent (dupilumab), from Sanofi, in patients with recurring severe chronic...

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Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a chronic condition characterised by recurrent interruptions in breathing throughout the sleep cycle. Learn about the two main types of sleep apnea and hear from experts as they present the latest research at the Sleep and Breathing conference (Marseille, 2019).

EADV 2018 Highlights

EADV 2018 Highlights

EADV Congress 2018: Bringing you the latest news and insights from 27th EADV Congress, 12-16 September 2018 Paris, France.

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Guidelines

BSACI guidelines for the management of allergic and non-allergic rhinitis

This is an updated guideline for the diagnosis and management of allergic and non-allergic rhinitis, first published in 2007.

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Guideline on allergen-specific immunotherapy in IgE-mediated allergic diseases

The present guideline was developed on behalf of and financed by the German Society for Allergology and Clinical Immu-nology (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Allergologie und klinische Immunologie, DGAKI)...

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ESCMID Guideline for the Management of Acute Sore Throat

Acute sore throat is a symptom often caused by an inflammatory process in the pharynx, tonsils or nasopharynx. Most of...

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Journal articles

Epigenetic changes: An emerging potential pharmacological target in allergic rhinitis.

The importance of epigenetics has increased due to identification of its role in the pathophysiology of a number of diseases including allergic rhinitis. Amongst the different epigenetic changes in allergic retinitis, deacetylation...

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Increased salivary fluid flow in children with newly diagnosed allergic rhinitis.

Objectives: The pathogenesis of allergic rhinitis (AR) may involve dysregulation of the autonomic nervous system (ANS). Salivary fluid flow and salivary alpha-amylase (sAA) secretion are able to reflect the activity of...

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Cromolyn-crosslinked chitosan nanoparticles for the treatment of allergic rhinitis.

The aim of this work was to prepare new mucoadhesive nasal decongestant nanoparticles obtained by direct crosslinking between the cationic polymer chitosan and the anionic drug cromolyn.

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Lauren McCracken

Lauren McCracken works for our sister agency Digital Medical Communications (DMC Ltd) as an Associate Medical Writer. Lauren is very passionate about healthcare and how technology can improve treatments, and has written a blog series 'Transforming lives through technology'

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EAACI hot topics: Allergen specific immunotherapy (AIT)

When should AIT be used to treat your patients with allergies? Is it right for every allergy? And do we really know the long-term effects of this treatment? This blog highlights some of the talking points surrounding AIT discussed at this year’s EAACI Congress.

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