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Anaphylaxis is an acute multi-system severe type I hypersensitivity reaction. Due in part to the variety of definitions, between 1% and 15% of the population of the United States can be considered "at risk" for having an anaphylactic reaction if they are exposed to one or more allergens. Of those people who actually experience anaphylaxis, up to 1% may die as a result.
Scientists develop new antimicrobial molecules from toxic proteins in wasp venom

Scientists develop new antimicrobial molecules from toxic proteins in wasp venom

Why are there Anaphylaxis Spikes in Children at Easter and Halloween?

Why are there Anaphylaxis Spikes in Children at Easter and Halloween?

Allergic immune responses protect against bacterial infections

Allergic immune responses protect against bacterial infections

Researchers identify protein that causes adverse side effects in gastric cancer patients

Researchers identify protein that causes adverse side effects in gastric cancer patients

CBT helps food allergic children with severe phobia of anaphylaxis

CBT helps food allergic children with severe phobia of anaphylaxis

Human genome may explain the neonatal origins of immune and inflammatory diseases

Human genome may explain the neonatal origins of immune and inflammatory diseases

Novel mechanism allows the immune system to control autoimmunity, cancer

Novel mechanism allows the immune system to control autoimmunity, cancer