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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Mac r 2
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Animalia Arthropoda
Order: Decapoda
Species: Macrobrachium rosenbergii (giant freshwater prawn)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 79674
Biochemical name:Arginine Kinase
Allergenicity:48 prawn allergic patients were tested with prawn extract and all showed positive cutaenous respoens. IgE co-sensitization was evident in many with HDM, Squid and cockroaches. Specific IgE binding in dot blots and ELISA in 9 subjects
Route of allergen exposure:Food
Date Created:2021/09/21
Last Updated:2021-09-21 23:52:09
Submitter Info:
Name:Gaurab Sircar, Subham Bhakta
Institution:Visva-Bharati University Dept. of Botany; Bose Institute Div. of Plant Biology
City:Bolpur, India; Kolkata, India;
Submission Date:2021-06-15


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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Mac r 2.0101HQ191218ADN88091E2JE77