WHO/IUIS Allergen Nomenclature Sub-Committee

Financial contribution from IUIS, EAACI, and AAAAI organizations

Member Login

Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Tri t 4
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Fungi Ascomycota
Order: Onygenales
Species: Trichophyton tonsurans (Ringworm fungus)
Biochemical name:Serine protease
Allergenicity:Of 8 patients with a delayed (DH) skin test response to Trichophyton extract, 5 had a DH response to purified Tri t 4. These patients did not have detectable IgE to Tri t 4. Of 9 patients with an immediate (IH) skin test response to Trichophyton extract, 6 had a IH response to Tri t 4. 4 of those 9 patients showed IgE binding to Tri t 4 in RAST.
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:8568277
Route of allergen exposure:Contact
Date Created:01-09-2003
Last Updated:2019-09-27 08:39:57
Submitter Info:
Name:Judith A Woodfolk
Institution:University of Virginia
City:Charlottesville, VA
Submission Date:0000-00-00


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Tri t 4.0101 P80514P80514