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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Pen m 8
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Animalia Arthropoda
Order: Decapoda
Species: Penaeus monodon (Black tiger shrimp)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 6687
Biochemical name:Triosephosphate isomerase
Allergenicity:12 of 30 subjects with histories of allergy to consumption of shrimp (P. monodon) by mouth itch, rashes, urticaria or anaphylaxis with adult and paediatric subjects, were positive in IgE binding using ELISA to recombinant protein. Two of the 12 were positive in a basophil activation test with Buhlmann flow CAST
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:35567339
Route of allergen exposure:Food
Date Created:2020/12/2
Last Updated:2023-04-04 14:40:51
Submitter Info:
Name:Yee Yan Chrstine Wai; Ting Fan Leung
Institution:The Chinese University of Hong Kong
City:Hong Kong;
Submission Date:2019-10-28


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Pen m 8.0101GQ328754ADG86240F8QN77