Allergy is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal covering the field of allergy and immunology, that is published by John Wiley & Sons on behalf of the European Academy of Allergology and Clinical Immunology. It publishes both original articles and reviews. The editor-in-chief is Cezmi Akdis (University of Zurich). According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2018 impact factor of 6.771.
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Allergy was founded by Ernst B. Salén as Acta Allergolica and was first published by Einer Munksgard in 1948. Salén was also the original editor-in-chief, however Egon Bruun also helped in the early years. Other editors-in-chief have been Gunnar Bendixen (1970-1992), Gunnar S. Johansson (1993-2002), Jean Bousquet (2003-2009), Thomas Bieber and Hans-Uwe Simon (2010-2017), and the current editor-in-chief Cezmi Akdis (March 1, 2018 – present).