Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Allergopharma – Allergen immunotherapy

Allergopharma is one of the leading manufacturers of diagnostics and prescription drugs for allergen immunotherapy (AIT) AIT (hyposensitization, desensitization, allergy immunization) is the only causal therapy for treating allergies to unavoidable allergens. AIT is primarily carried out by physicians who specialize in allergies, such as ENT doctors, dermatologists, pediatricians and pulmonologists.
With its own research department and in cooperation with research institutes and other partners, the company is helping develop a better understanding of the immunological mechanism that underlies the development of allergies and is actively working on the next generation of drugs for allergen immunotherapy.