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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Amb a 6
Lineage: Source: Plantae Magnoliopsida
Order: Asterales
Species: Ambrosia artemisiifolia (Short ragweed)
Obsolete name:Ra6
Biochemical name:Non-specific lipid transfer protein type 1
MW(SDS-PAGE):10
Allergenicity:Among 101 ragweed-sensitive patients, 21% had serum IgE antibodies against purified Amb a 6. Among 32 highly ragweed-allergic patients tested, 8 showed positive skin reactions (25%).
Allergenicity ref.:6863927
Food allergen:No
Date Created:2003-04-10 12:00:00
Last Updated:2015-02-05 11:12:33
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Table of IsoAllergens:

Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Amb a 6.0101U89793AAB51146O04004