AF129: Cerato-platanin

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Biochemical properties

Cerato-platanins are fungal phytotoxic proteins located in the cell wall and involved in host-pathogen interaction Cerato-platanins contain four cysteine residues that form two disulphide bonds [1]. This family belongs to the double-psi beta-barrel superfamily.

Allergens from this family

This family contains Asp f 15 from Aspergillus fumigatus.



  1. Pazzagli L, Pantera B, Carresi L, Zoppi C, Pertinhez TA, Spisni A, Tegli S, Scala A, Cappugi G:
    Cerato-platanin, the first member of a new fungal protein family: cloning, expression, and characterization.
    Cell Biochem Biophys 2006, 44, 512-21. [PubMed] [Full Text]


Links to Pfam

Family-defining Pfam domains (at least one of these domains is present in each family member):

Pfam domain Pfam clan
PF07249 Cerato-platanin CL0199 Double Psi beta barrel glucanase

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