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2022

2021

Food Allergy Immunotherapies Pose Challenges for Families (October 2021, WebMD)
3 ways to avoid Halloween food allergy scares (October 2021, WRAL)
4 Ways to Keep Your Child as Healthy as Possible This School Year (August 2021, UNC Health Talk)
Peanut Allergy Patients Reap Continuing Benefits Past First Year, Palforzia Study Shows (August 2021)
Sublingual Immunotherapy: Where Does It Stand? (July 2021, Medscape)
There’s a Much Safer Food Allergy Immunotherapy. Why Don’t More Doctors Offer It? (July 2021, Medscape)
Closer Every Day: Why Allergy Patients Should View the Future With Optimism (May 2021, Ukko)
Being a Food Allergy Dad Makes Him a Better Food Allergy Doctor (May 2021, ShandeeLand)
Progressing Food Allergy Research (March 2021, HCPLive)
Peanut SLIT Seems Safe, Effective in Toddlers (March 2021, Medpage Today)
Uncovering the Factors of Peanut Allergy Immunotherapy (March 2021, HCPLive)
Research Presentations at the 2021 Annual AAAAI Meeting Highlight Limitations of Current Food Allergy Treatments and Further Validates Intrommune Therapeutics’ Approach (March 2021, WBOC)
Peanut sublingual immunotherapy shows promise in toddlers (March 2021, Healio.com)
Study: Peanut Allergy Drops Safe, Effective for Toddlers (March 2021, WebMD)
Peanut Sublingual Immunotherapy Feasible and Effective in Toddlers (February 2021, Medscape)
New Study Gives Hope to Toddlers with a Peanut Allergy (TLCme)
Sublingual Immunotherapy May Provide Peanut Allergy Desensitization in Toddlers (February 2021, HCPLive)
Strong Results for SLIT Therapy Seen in Peanut-Allergic Toddlers (February 2021, Allergic Living)
Peanut Sublingual Immunotherapy Provides Desensitization to Peanut in Toddlers (February 2021, UNC Health News)
Peanut Sublingual Immunotherapy Provides Desensitization to Peanut in Toddlers (February 2021, AAAAI)

2020

2019

“Boundless Opportunities” for Food Allergy Research (December 2019, UNC Health Foundation)
The emotional toll of food allergies (October 2019, WRAL)
UNC allergists are working to improve the lives of those impacted by allergies (October 2019, The Daily Tar Heel)
A father-physician tests if a little peanut a day keeps allergy away (October 2019, AP News)
New Peanut Allergy Treatment Passes Phase 2 Trial, Shows Effectiveness and Safety (September 2019, Snacksafely.com)
UNC doctor working on peanut allergy treatment to help kids like his son (September 2019, WRAL)
Peanut Protein Drops may Improve Tolerance (September 2019, The Medical Republic)
Peanut sublingual immunotherapy safe, effective for kids (September 2019, Healio.com)
Sublingual Immunotherapy Safely Desensitizes Pediatric Peanut Allergies (September 2019, Physician’s Weekly)
Sublingual Peanut Immunotherapy Provides Long-Term Pediatric Benefit (September 2019, MD Magazine)
Long-term sublingual peanut immunotherapy offers significant protection against allergic reactions (September 2019, MedicalResearch.com)
Sublingual Immunotherapy Safe, Effective For Peanut Allergy (September 2019, Medscape)
A New Defense Against Allergic Reactions to Peanuts (September 2019, Bloomberg)
Hope for people with peanut allergies as study finds liquid drops of the nut’s protein under the tongue builds up resistance against the common allergen (September 2019, The DailyMail)
Liquid mouth drops could one day protect people from peanut allergies (September 2019, Science News)
Eating small amounts of peanut after immunotherapy may extend allergy treatment benefits (February 2019, EurekAlert!)
Immunotherapy for Egg Allergy May Allow Patients to Eat Egg Safely for Years after Treatment (February 2019, Newswise)

Earlier Media Coverage

Sharma Honored at UNC Children’s Pinwheels & Promises Luncheon (March 2018, GoHeels.com)
UNC Research Leads to New Drug Aimed at Combating Peanut Allergy (December 2018, Chapelboro.com)
Tips for parents of kids with food allergies (August 2017, ABC11)
Food Allergy Immunotherapy Advances Presented at AAAAI Meeting (March 2017, Snacksafely.com)
Early Immunotherapy Helps Kids Beat Peanut Allergy. (February 2015, Medpage)
Early Oral Peanut Immunotherapy Successful in Preschoolers (February 2015, Medscape)
Brian Vickery, MD, wins FAAAAI award for best oral abstract (February 2015)
Law would expand EpiPen access in schools (May 2013, WRAL)
Possible cure for peanut allergies (May 2013, WGHP)
Tots May Be Best Candidates for Peanut Allergy Tx (February 2013, Medpage)
Food Allergies May Affect Children’s Growth (February 2013, news release)
Researchers look for ways to cure peanut allergy (January 2013, WRAL)
Sublingual immunotherapy shows promise as treatment for peanut allergy (January 2013, Science Daily)
Therapy Shows Promise for Peanut Allergy (January 2013, National Institutes of Health)
Relieving Peanut Allergies…With Peanuts (January 2013, TIME)
A Major Study Speeds Food-Allergy Treatments (October 2012, Scientific American)
Promising New Treatment for Kids With Egg Allergy (July 2012, ABC News)
Children’s egg allergies may be reversed with small doses of eggs (July 2012, CBS News)
Egg allergies ‘treated with egg’ (July 2012, BBC News)
UNC study helping kids build tolerance for eggs (July 2012, WRAL)
Researchers Discover Promising New Treatment for Egg Allergy (July 2012, Science Daily)
Hope for Beating Egg Allergy (July 2012, National Institutes of Health)
Egg Allergy Treatment Is No Yolk: Study Find Success With Egg-White Powder (July 2012, International Business Times)