Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol 2020 10 7;36:511-528. Epub 2020 Jul 7.
Paediatric Allergy Research Group, Department of Women and Children's Health, School of Life Course Sciences, King's College London, London SE1 7EH, United Kingdom; email:
Pediatric allergic disease is a significant health concern worldwide, and the prevalence of childhood eczema, asthma, allergic rhinitis, and food allergy continues to increase. Evidence to support specific interventions for the prevention of eczema, asthma, and allergic rhinitis is limited, and no consensus on prevention strategies has been reached. Randomized controlled trials investigating the prevention of food allergy via oral tolerance induction and the early introduction of allergenic foods have been successful in reducing peanut and egg allergy prevalence. Read More