Blomia tropicalis

Blomia tropicalis

(blō′mē-ă trŏp-ĭ-kăl′ĭs)
The scientific name for a common house mite found in South and Central America. Allergens derived from this mite cause allergic reactions, including asthma and atopy. It is abbreviated Blot by the World Health Organization.
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En estos pacientes se asocio la presencia del polimorfismo V4 con la respuesta alergica a Blomia tropicalis. Karimi y col.
farinae, Euroglyphus maynei and Blomia tropicalis. The prevalence of these mite species differs geographically.
and its alkaloid, warifteine, in an experimental model of respiratory Allergy to Blomia tropicalis," Current Drug Targets, vol.
Numerous insect allergens such as Api m 1 [30], Api m 2 [31] from honeybee venom, Sol i 3 [32] from ant venom, Dol m 5 [33] from bald-faced hornet (Dolichovespula maculate), Cul s 1 [34]from the North American midge (Culicoides sonorensis), Der f 1 [35] from house dust mite, Blo t 11 [36] from dust mite (Blomia tropicalis), Lep d 2 [15] from dust mite (Lepidoglyphus destructor), and Aed a 1 and Aed a 2 [37] from mosquito (Aedes aegypti) have been successfully expressed in insect cells using a baculovirus expression system.
After providing informed consent, all patients underwent skin-prick testing with Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, Dermatophagoides farinae, and Blomia tropicalis allergens before and after TB treatment.
farinae, and Blomia tropicalis); cockroaches (Blattellagermanica andPeriplaneta americana); mold (Alternaria alternata); and pet danders (Felis domesticus and Canis familiaris).
Os aeroalergenos testados foram gramineas, polen, penas de aves, fungos, poeira domestica, Dermatophagoides pteronyssimus, Dermatophagoides farinae, Blomia tropicalis, pelo de cao, pelo de gato, barata, la de carneiro, Aspergillus sp., Penicillium sp., polen (extrato de gramineas).
Aero-allergens in different geographical areas of South Africa All House dust mites, Bermuda grass, perennial rye grass, mould regions allergens of South Africa Western Add: oak and plane tree pollen, Blomia tropicalis, Eficaciuim Cape fungal spores Gauteng Add: tree pollen (cypress) Farming Add: Zea mays, horse, Blomia tropicalis areas
In a follow-up visit, allergen SPTs were performed on the right forearm of each child with the following extracts (all ALK-Abello, Denmark): Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, Blomia tropicalis, Blatella germanica (German cockroach), Periplaneta americana (American cockroach), pooled fungi, dog and cat epithelia, and saline and histamine controls.
Los principales acaros pertenecen a la especie Dermatophagoides y Blomia tropicalis (Bt).