• Brainstorm Health: Peanut Allergy Drug, Tesaro Stock and Sale, Health Care Investments

    19 days ago - By Fortune

    Happy Monday, readers. I hope you had a wonderful weekend.
    Peanut allergies can be deadly-and a complicated practical issue to deal with, as anyone with personal experience with such an allergy (and there's about one million kids in the U.S. who have one) well knows. But a new clinical trial suggests that the key to combating a life-threatening reaction may actually be, well, peanuts themselves.
    Or at least a derivative of peanut protein manufactured into a new drug, according to the late-stage study results published in the New England Journal of Medicine .
    “In this phase 3 trial of oral...
    Read more ...

     

  • Brainstorm Health: Peanut Allergy Drug, Tesaro Stock and Sale, Health Care Investments

    19 days ago - By Fortune

    Happy Monday, readers. I hope you had a wonderful weekend.
    Peanut allergies can be deadly-and a complicated practical issue to deal with, as anyone with personal experience with such an allergy (and there's about one million kids in the U.S. who have one) well knows. But a new clinical trial suggests that the key to combating a life-threatening reaction may actually be, well, peanuts themselves.
    Or at least a derivative of peanut protein manufactured into a new drug, according to the late-stage study results published in the New England Journal of Medicine .
    “In this phase 3 trial of oral...
    Read more ...