Family

Amb V Allergen (IPR005611)

Short name: Amb_V_allergen

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Description

Amb V is an Ambrosia sp (ragweed) pollen allergen. Amb t V has been shown to contain a C-terminal helix as the major T cell epitope. Free sulphydryl groups also play a major role in the T cell recognition of cross-reactivity T cell epitopes within these related allergens [PMID: 7594515].

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