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Vaccine For Cat Allergies Developed By Swiss Scientists

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Vaccine For Cat Allergies Developed By Swiss Scientists

Vaccine For Cat Allergies Developed By Swiss Scientists

If you love cats but are allergic to them, a team of scientists in Switzerland could have the purrfect solution for you.

HypoPet AG, a Swiss-based company, announced it has developed a vaccine called HypoCat that works by “immunizing cats against their own major allergen, Fel d 1,” found in cat dander to which 10 percent of humans are allergic, according to the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

Katie Johnston reports.

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