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National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: NIH Researchers Estimate 17% of Food-Allergic Children Have Sesame Allergy

Nov 04, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases issued the following news release:

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- Scientists Find Sesame Antibody Testing Predicts Sesame Allergy in Food-Allergic Children

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Investigators at the National Institutes of Health have found that sesame allergy is common among children with other food allergies, occurring in an estimated 17% of this population. In addition, the scientists have found that sesam...