Literature associating EPX and allergic hypersensitivity disease
Eosinophil peroxidase; Mediates tyrosine nitration of secondary granule proteins in mature resting eosinophils. Shows significant inhibitory activity towards Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv by inducing bacterial fragmentation and lysis; Belongs to the peroxidase family. XPO subfamily.
Synonyms: EPX, P11678, EPER, EPO, P11678p ...