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Solution may be in the works for people allergic to milk


Undated (WXOW) - A solution may be in the works for people who are allergic to cow's milk. 

According to an article on, scientists have found that milk produced from a genetically modified calf does not contain BLG.

That is the protein that is believed to trigger allergies.  

The experiment is detailed in a paper published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Scientists say it's the first time they have altered milk's protein composition before it leaves the cow.  

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