Professor Mimi Tang, Royal Children’s Hospital & Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

RJ Mullins, KB Dear, MLK Tang. Time trends in Australian hospital anaphylaxis admissions 1998/9 to 2011/12. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2015, Aug;136(2):367-75. [PMID 26187235]

Vicki McWilliam, PhD Candidate, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

McWilliam V, Koplin J, Lodge C, Tang M, Dharmage S, Allen KJ. The Prevalence of Tree Nut Allergy: A Systematic Review. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep. 2015 Sep ;15(9):555. [PMID 25725989] download

Dr Jennifer Koplin, Early-Mid Career Researcher, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute

Rachel L. Peters, Katrina J. Allen, Shyamali C. Dharmage, Jennifer J. Koplin, Thanh Dang, Kate P. Tilbrook, Adrian Lowe, Mimi L.K. Tang, et al. Natural history of peanut allergy and predictors of resolution in the first 4 years of life: A population-based assessment. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2015 May 135(5): 1257-1266 [PMID 25725989]  download

Professor Katie Allen, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute & Royal Children’s Hospital

Martino D, Dang T, Sexton-Oates A, Prescott S, Tang MLK, Dharmage S, Gurrin L, Koplin J, Pononby AL, Allen KL, Saffrey R; Healthnuts Study Investigators. Blood DNA methylation biomarkers predict clinical reactivity in food-sensitized infants. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 2015 May;135(5):1319-28 [PMID 25678091] download

Dr Jennifer Koplin, Early-Mid Career Researcher, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Koplin J, Suani N, Vuillermin P, Ellis JA, Panjari M, Ponsonby AL, Peters RL, Matheson M, Martino D, Dang T, Osborne NJ, Martin P, Lowe A, Gurrin L, Tank MLK, Wake M, Dwyer T, Hopper J, Dharmage SC, Allen KJ. Polymorphisms affecting vitamin D binding protein modify the relationship between serum vitamin D (25[OH]D3) and food allergy. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 Aug 7. In press. [Epub ahead of print] download

Professor Mimi Tang, Royal Children’s Hospital & Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Tang MLK, Ponsonby AL, Orsini F, Tey D, Robinson M, Sue EL, Licciardi P, Burks W, Donath S. Administration of a probiotic with peanut oral immunotherapy: A randomised trial. . J Allergy Clin Immunol.. 2015 Mar;135(3):737-44 [PMID 25592987] download

Dr Debbie Palmer, University of Western Australia

Palmer DJ, Sullivan TR; Skeaff CM; Smithers LG; Makrides M. Higher cord blood 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations reduce the risk of early childhood eczema: in children with a family history of allergic disease. Accepted for publication in the World Allergy Organization Journal (accepted July 2015). download

Jessica Metcalfe, PhD student, University of Western Australia

Metcalfe JR, D’Vaz N, Makrides M, Gold MS, Quinn P, West CE, Loh R, Prescott SL, Palmer DJ. Elevated IL-5 and IL-13 responses to egg proteins predate the introduction of egg in solid foods in infants with eczema. Clin Exp Allergy. 2015 Aug 6. [Epub ahead of print] download

Merryn Netting, PhD student, Women’s & Children’s Health Research Institute

Netting M, Donato A, Makrides M, Gold M, Quinn P, Penttila I. Allergenicity of pasteurized whole raw Hen’s egg compared with fresh whole raw Hen’s egg. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2015 May;26(3):234-8. [PMID 25720528] download

Professor Katie Allen, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute & Royal Children’s Hospital

Allen KJ*, Koplin JJ. Why does Australia appear to have the highest rates of food allergy? (Invited review). Pediatric Clinics of North America Dec;62(6):1441-51, 2015 download

Thanh Dang Early-Mid Career Researcher, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Dang TD, Allen KJ*, Martino D, Koplin JJ, Licciardi PV, Tang MLK. Food allergic infants have impaired Treg responses following in vivo allergen exposure. Pediatric Allergy Immunology. Epub October 2015 download

Dr Jennifer Koplin, Early-Mid Career Researcher, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Koplin J, Mills C, Allen KJ*. Epidemiology of food allergy and food-induced anaphylaxis: is there really a Western world epidemic? Current Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology Oct;15(5):409-16 2015 download

Shatha Alduraywish, Research Honorary, University of Melbourne

Alduraywish SA, Lodge C, Campbell B, Allen KJ, Erbas B, Lowe AJ, Dharmage SC. The march from early life food sensitization to allergic disease: A systematic review and meta-analyses of birth cohort studies. Allergy. Epub October 2015 download

David Martino Early-Mid Career Researcher, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Martino D, Allen KJ*. Meeting the challenges of measuring human immune regulation. Journal of Immunological Methods. Sep;424:1-6, 2015 download

Shatha Alduraywish, Research Honorary, University of Melbourne

Alduraywish SA, Lodge CJ, Vicendese D, Lowe AJ, Erbas B,  Matheson MC,  Hopper J, Hill DJ, Axelrad C,   Abramson MJ, Allen KJ, Dharmage SC. Sensitization to milk, egg and peanut from birth to 18 years: a longitudinal study of a cohort at risk of allergic disease. Pediatric Allergy Immunology Epub August 2015 download

Dr Jennifer Koplin, Early-Mid Career Researcher, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Koplin JJ, Suaini N, Vuillermin P, Ellis J, Panjari M, Ponsonby A-L, Peters R, Matheson M, Martino D, Dang T, Osborne N, Martin P, Lowe AJ, Gurrin LC, Tang MLK, Wake M, Dwyer T, Hopper J, Dharmage SC, Allen KJ* for the HealthNuts Study Investigators. Polymorphisms affecting vitamin D binding protein modify the relationship between serum vitamin D and food allergy. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Epub August 2015 download

Associate Professor Peter Vuillermin, Early-Mid Career Researcher, Geelong Hospital

Vuillermin P, Saffery R, Allen KJ, Carlin JB, Tang ML, Ranganathan S, Burgner D, Dwyer T, Collier F, Jachno K, Sly P, Symeonides C, McCloskey K, Molloy J, Forrester M, Ponsonby AL. Cohort Profile: The Barwon Infant Study. International Journal of Epidemiology. Aug;44(4):1148-60, 2015 download

Dr Jennifer Koplin, Early-Mid Career Researcher, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Koplin JJ, Wake M, Dharmage S, Matheson M, Tang M, Gurrin L, Dwyer T, Peters R, Prescott S, Ponsonby A-L, Lowe A, Allen KJ* for the HealthNuts study group . Cohort Profile of The HealthNuts study: Population prevalence and environmental/genetic predictors of food allergy. International Journal of Epidemiology. Aug;44(4):1161-71, 2015 download

Dr Caroline Lodge, Early-Mid Career Researcher, University of Melbourne

Lodge CJ, Tan DJ, ,Lau M , Dai X, Tham R, Lowe AJ, Bowatte G, Allen KJ#, Dharmage SC#. Breastfeeding and asthma and allergies: a systematic review and meta-analysis. # denotes equal senior authors. Acta Paediatrica. Epub July 2015 download

Noor Suani, PhD Student, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Suaini N, Zhang Y, Vuillermin PJ, Allen KJ*, Harrison LC. Immune Modulation by Vitamin D and its Relevance to Food Allergy. Nutrients Jul 27;7(8):6088-108, 2015 download

John Molloy, PhD Student, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Molloy J, Ponsonby A-L, Allen KJ, Tang MLK, Collier F, Ward A, Koplin J, Vuillermin  P. Is Low Vitamin D Status A Risk Factor For Food Allergy? Current Evidence And Future Directions. Mini-reviews in Medicinal Chemistry. 15(11):944-52, 2015 download

Rachel Peters, Research Honorary, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Peters RL Allen KJ*, Dharmage SC, Lodge C, Koplin JJ, Ponsonby AL, Wake M, Lowe A, Tang MLK, Matheson M, Gurrin L. Differential factors associated with challenge-proven food allergy phenotypes in a population cohort of infants: a latent class analysis. Clinical Experimental Allergy. May;45(5):953-63, 2015 download

Professor Katie Allen, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute & Royal Children’s Hospital

Allen KJ and Heine R. Eosinophilic oesophagitis – a paediatric update. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. May 51 (5): 512-514, 2015 download

Professor Katie Allen, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute & Royal Children’s Hospital

Allen KJ. How to treat IgE mediated food allergy. Australian Doctor. April 2015

Shyamali Dharmage, Chief Investigator, University of Melbourne

Dharmage S, Lodge C, Lowe A, Allen KJ. Antibiotics and risk of asthma: a debate that is set to continue. Clinical and Experimental Allergy. Jan;45(1):6-8, 2015 download