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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Amb t 8
Lineage: Source: Plantae Magnoliopsida
Order: Asterales
Species: Ambrosia trifida (Giant ragweed)
Biochemical name:Profilin
Allergenicity:Recombinant protein cloned and expressed, used as an IgE binding target. 85 of 198 subjects with airway allergy to ragweed pollen were positive in ELISA to this protein. Aldo one subject had 50% activation in 3 samples of one subject to this protein
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Date Created:2020/12/4
Last Updated:2020-12-04 21:07:02
Submitter Info:
Name:Jin-Lyu Sun; Ji-Fu Wei
Institution:Peking Union Medical College and Chinese Academy of Sciences; Nanjing Medical University
City:Beijing, China; Nanjing, China;
Submission Date:2020-12-02


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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Amb t 8.0101