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Vaccine in Development Could Cure Cat Allergies
Sniffly-nosed kitten-lovers rejoice: A new vaccine could soon banish allergies to cats.
The vaccine isn’tِ ready forِ prime time yet, butِ a newِ study finds thatِ the shots areِ safe, researchers reported March 31 inِ the Journal ofِ Allergy andِ Clinical Immunology.
About 10 percent ofِ peopleare allergic toِ cats.
Read: Do Shots Ease Allergy Symptoms?] Larche andِ his colleagues developed theِ vaccine byِ isolating theِ protein shed byِ cats thatِ causesِ the mostِ allergic reactions.