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Could cat flea bites contribute to alpha-gal serum IgE levels in humans?

Stenger F1, Seidel P1, Schricker T2, Volc S1, Fischer J1,2

1Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Tuebingen, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
2Division of Experimental Allergy and Immunodermatology and University Clinics of Dermatology and Allergy, University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany

J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 2022; Vol. 32(6)
doi: 10.18176/jiaci.0784

Key words: Alpha-gal, Cat flea, Ticks, Anaphylaxis, Alpha-gal syndrome