Allergens

Allergen: A protein that induces an immediate (IgE) or late (cell mediated) allergic reaction.

Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH)1

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Allergens: Antigen-type substances that produce immediate hypersensitivity (Hypersensitivity, Immediate).2

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References

  1. Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH): rarediseasesnetwork.org/ cms/ cegir/ Learn-More/ Glossary
  2. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)

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