Spore Allergen

Cercospora sp.

Origin: Isolated in soil, and causes blight on certain crops. Certain species are used as a natural herbicide. They are very common on outdoor air samples during hot, humid weather in the summer. They are part of the Imperfect Fungi.

Health effects: Human health affects are unknown and this fungal spore has not been known to cause any allergic reactions.

Last Updated: 07 March 2007

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