About the Authors

Ana Aranda
Allergy Research Laboratory, Carlos Haya Hospital, Málaga, Spain

Paloma Campo, Inmaculada Doña, Luisa Galindo, Miguel Blanca
Unidad de Gestión Clínica Allergy, Carlos Haya Hospital, Málaga, Spain

Arantxa Palacin, Cristina Gomez-Casado, Araceli Díaz-Perales
Biotechnology Department, Center for Plant Biotechnology and Genomics, Pozuelo de Alarcon, Madrid, Spain

Corresponding Author


Competing Interests

None of the authors has any conflict of interest, nor have they received any money from a biotechnology and/or pharmaceutical manufacturer for the present study.

Author Contributions

Designed and coordinated the study and the protocol to collect sera: PC AD-P MB. Corrected the manuscript and suggested important contributions to define the final version: PC AD-P MB. Carried out the allergen purification: AA AP CG-C. Collected patients' sera and performed challenge tests: PC ID LG. Performed the experiments: AA AP CG-C. Analyzed the data: AA AP CG-C. Wrote the paper: AA PC AD-P.