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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Mel l 1
Lineage: Source: Animalia Arthropoda
Order: Decapoda
Species: Melicertus latisulcatus (King Prawn)
Biochemical name:Tropomyosin
Allergenicity:Eighteen subjects with positive SPT to shrimp donated serum and serum IgE tests to this native purified tropomyosin was positive in 9 of 18, tests with this recombinant tropomyosin was positive in 10 of 18 sera all by immunoblotting.
Food allergen:Yes
Last Updated:2016-10-11 20:09:34
Submitter Info:
Name:Sandip D. Kamath
Institution:James Cook University
City:Townsville, Queensland, Australia


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Mel l 1.0101JX171685AGF86397M4M2H6