AF211: Fungal metallopeptidase-like

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Routes of exposure:
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Biochemical properties

This family of fungal proteins is closely-related to the metalloprotease M35 family (Pfam:PF02102). The function of these proteins is unkonwn.

Allergens from this family

ASp f 2 from Aspergillus fumigatus is a major allergen for patients with allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis [1].



  1. Banerjee B, Kurup VP, Phadnis S, Greenberger PA, Fink JN:
    Molecular cloning and expression of a recombinant Aspergillus fumigatus protein Asp f II with significant immunoglobulin E reactivity in allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis.
    J Lab Clin Med 1996, 127, 253-62. [PubMed]


Links to Pfam

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

Pfam domain Pfam clan
PF13933 Putative peptidase family CL0126 Peptidase clan MA


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