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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Jug r 6
Lineage: Source: Plantae Magnoliopsida
Order: Fagales
Species: Juglans regia (English walnut)
Obsolete name:sugar binding protein
Biochemical name:vicilin-like cupin
Allergenicity:Sera from nineteen of 76 walnut sensitized subjects demonstrated IgE binding to natural purified protein of 47 kDa, identified as a vicilin-like sugar binding protein. Horse radish peroxidase was used as a CCD inhibiting protein in blocking as there is a glycan sequon. That did not inhibit binding significantly. Extract of hazelnut and natural Cor a 11 as well as Pistachio extract and sesame extract had high inhibition for a few sera by ELISA. Data presented at OGAI Annual meeting in Innsbruck, Austria in 2016.
Food allergen:Yes
Date Created:2017-03-09 14:25:58
Last Updated:2017-03-09 21:25:58
Submitter Info:
Name:Pawel Dubiela
Institution:Medical University of Vienna
City:Vienna, Austria


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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Jug r 6.0101XM_018959147.1