The American peanut industry actively supports scientific research on effective measures which may reduce or even eliminate peanut allergy in the future. The links to the right will provide answers to frequently asked questions about peanut allergy and write-ups on major research initiatives on peanut allergens, with signposts to sources of further information. This is a rapidly changing field and visiting the websites of the projects mentioned below is the recommended way to find the latest information.
Disclaimer: Any medical information published on this website is not intended as a substitute for informed medical advice and you should not take any action before consulting with a health care professional. The information in this section is believed to be correct at the time of publication. The American Peanut Council recommends anyone wishing to find out more about food allergies to make contact with one of the specialist organizations.
Links to Allergy Organizations:
The Anaphylaxis Campaign
Deutscher Allergie- und Asthmabund e.V. (DAAB)
Associazione italiana per le allergie alimentari
Nederlands Anafylaxis Network
Japanese Society of Food Allergy
Food Allergy Canada
Association québécoise des allergies alimentaires (AQAA)
Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network (FAAN)
Allergy New Zealand