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Reacta Healthcare Awarded Major Biomedical Catalyst Grant to develop Paediatric Food allergy diagnostics

The £1 million grant will support the development of the first Oral Food Challenges (OFCs) for paediatric patients to diagnose peanut, milk, and egg allergies. Food allergy (FA) prevalence and hospitalisations are rising, especially in young children. Families face death from anaphylaxis, social exclusion, reduced quality-of-life (QoL), and out-of-pocket costs >£2489/year. A coming wave of […]