tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/weekend-digest-news-feed/ Digest // Notre Dame News // Notre Dame News 2017-06-28T16:05:00-0400 tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/novel-platform-uses-nanoparticles-to-detect-peanut-allergies/ 2017-06-26T14:00:00-0400 2017-06-27T12:51:09-0400 Novel platform uses nanoparticles to detect peanut allergies /news/novel-platform-uses-nanoparticles-to-detect-peanut-allergies/ Jessica Sieff <p class="image-right"><img src="http://news.nd.edu/assets/239948/original/basar_bilgicer_2_800x440.jpg" title="Basar Bilgicer" alt="Basar Bilgicer" /></p> <p>Researchers have developed a novel platform to more accurately detect and identify the presence and severity of peanut allergies, without directly exposing patients to the allergen, according to <a href="https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-04268-6.epdf?author_access_token=mmb7-SfqlgLcO4UAI0KSVNRgN0jAjWel9jnR3ZoTv0NihBrFoYaRobwY5lkUbg8DhTqzbWkPciQTZ2axcwIyez2UkzhT_GqLxgOE8Y1jAgsZUY2yUdSh7gFcRVqoZHyTvht5sGG6pOr7JIRuyKeOXg">a new study published in the journal Scientific Reports</a>.</p>