Category: Biological

Using mice as the models, a new study describes the cellular processes that occur during “rush desensitization.” The approach involves giving a small dose of the allergy trigger — peanuts or bee poison or even chemotherapy — to the susceptible patient in small, yet increasing doses over a short period.

Source: How ‘hair-of-the-dog’ approach works to treat allergies, mouse study shows — ScienceDaily

Posted: September 28, 2016 in Biological