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|Study Name||Study Focus||Study Aim||State(s)||Who can participate?||Allergy Status|
|PEBBLES||Prevention||To find out if infant skin management with a particular cream, called EpiCeram™, might help reduce the chances that a child will develop allergies||VIC||Infants, aged 0-3 weeks (expressions of interest from pregnant women welcome)||Baby to have family history of allergy|
|OPTIMUM||Prevention||To investigate if giving a dose of 'whole-cell' whooping cough vaccine between 6 and 12 weeks of age, instead of the 'acellular' whooping cough vaccine can help protect against allergy||WA||Infants, aged 6-12 weeks||All welcome|
|OPIA||Treatment||To determine whether graded peanut ingestion along with a dietary fibre supplement can train the body to become tolerant to peanut in children with peanut allergy||ACT, NSW||Children/Adolescents, aged 10-16 years||Food allergy - peanut|
|VITALITY||Prevention||To assess whether vitamin D supplementation during infancy can prevent food allergy in the first year of life||VIC||Infants, aged 6-12 weeks||All welcome|
|SYMBA||Prevention||To determine whether maternal prebiotic supplementation during pregnancy and breastfeeding can reduce the development of eczema in babies||WA||Pregnant women, less than 21 weeks gestation||Baby to have family history of allergy|
|PrEggNut||Prevention||To test whether the amount of eggs and peanuts a mother eats during pregnancy and breastfeeding has in influence on her baby’s food allergy development||Now: WA, SA|
Planned: NSW, VIC
|Pregnant women, less than 23 weeks gestation||Baby to have family history of allergy|
|PrEMO||Treatment||To assess the rate of sustained unresponsiveness and desensitisation following 18 months of probiotic egg oral immunotherapy (OIT) or probiotic milk OIT||VIC||Children/Adolescents, aged 5-17 years||Food allergy - egg (Milk recruitment closed)|
Last modified: May 29th 2019 | Date created: May 28th 2019