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PostPosted: Tue Apr 04, 2006 10:02 am 
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Child asthma vaccine world first for Western Australia
3-April-06 by Edited announcement

A world first international trial of a Western Australian developed vaccine to prevent asthma in children was launched today by Premier Alan Carpenter.

The treatment, developed at the Telethon Institute by Professors Pat Holt and Peter Sly, involves giving babies and toddlers an oral vaccine comprising tiny doses of common allergens to stimulate their natural immune responses.

Link to full story: http://www.wabusinessnews.com.au/en-story.php?/1/36663/Child-asthma-vaccine-world-first-for-WA

K.

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Karen, proud Mom of
- DS1 (12 yrs): allergic to cashews, pistachios, Brazil nuts, potatoes, some legumes, some fish, pumpkin seeds; OAS
- DS2 (1o yrs): ana. to dairy, eggs, peanuts; asthma


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