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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Rhi o 2
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Fungi Zygomycota
Order: Mucorales
Species: Rhizopus oryzae (Bread mold)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 246409
Biochemical name:Cyclophilin
Allergenicity:74 of 114 case history positive subjects (inhalation and skin contact) sensitized to diverse sources such as R. oryzae, birch, Malassezia, Alternaria and Aspergillus were tested for IgE binding to recombinant 18 kD protein from cloned cyclophilin of bread mold Rhizopus oryzae. Interestingly, within 74 patients, 38 sera from 38 R. oryzae sensitized subjects were IgE-reactive to this allergen. In addition, 6 of 6 were positive in RBL degranulation assay. 3 of 3 by BAT CD203c
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:31882546
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Created:2016-02-20 12:00:00
Last Updated:2020-01-18 20:09:17
Submitter Info:
Name:Gaurab Sircar
Institution:Bose Institute, Div. of Plant Biology
City:Kolkata, India
Submission Date:2015-12-19


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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Rhi o 2.0101KT734861ALM24136