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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Sac g 1
Lineage: Source: Animalia mollusca
Order: Ostreoida
Species: Saccostrea glomerata (Sydney Rock Oyster)
Biochemical name:Tropomyosin
Allergenicity:Fourteen of 19 subjects with history of allergy to molluskan shellfish were positive in IgE binding of native purified protein in reducing immunoblots and 3 negative controls were negative. The 19 subjects were all positive in RAST to oyster. Two of two subjects had positive direct basophil activation tests with natural protein, one control was tested and found negative.
Food allergen:Yes
Date Created:2018-02-05 21:12:58
Last Updated:2018-02-05 21:12:58
Submitter Info:
Name:Roni Negraha, Andreas L Lopata
Institution:James Cook University, Molecular and Cell Biology
City:Townsville, Australia,


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Sac g 1.0101MF996471