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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Amb t 8
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Plantae Eudikotyledons
Order: Asterales
Species: Ambrosia trifida (Giant ragweed)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 4214
Biochemical name:Profilin
Allergenicity:Recombinant protein cloned and expressed, used as an IgE binding target. 85 of 198 subjects with airway allergy to ragweed pollen were positive in ELISA to this protein. Aldo one subject had 50% activation in 3 samples of one subject to this protein
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Date Created:2020/12/4
Last Updated:2021-08-05 18:51:49
Submitter Info:
Name:Jin-Lyu Sun; Ji-Fu Wei
Institution:State Key Laboratory of Complex Severe and Rare Diseases, PUMCH,Beijing; First Affiliated hospital of Nanjing Medical University
City:Beijing, China; Nanjing, China;
Submission Date:2020-12-02


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Amb t 8.0101    
Amb t 8.0201MW022211