Family

Ant venom allergen, Sol i 2/4 (IPR020181)

Short name: Ant_venom_allergen_Sol_i_2/4

Family relationships

None.

Description

Fire ant venom from Solenopsis invicta (Red imported fire ant), is an extremely potent allergy-inducing agent containing four major allergens, Sol i 1 to Sol i 4, which are the most frequent cause of hypersensitivity reactions to hymenoptera in the southern USA. The allergens are disulphide-linked homodimers.

This entry contains the allergens Sol i 2 and Sol i 4.

Contributing signatures

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ProDom
  • PD031252 (Ant_venom_allergen_Sol_i_2/4)