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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Der m 2
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Animalia Arthropoda
Order: Sarcoptiformes
Species: Dermatophagoides microceras (House dust mite)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 6955
Obsolete name:Lipid binding protein
Biochemical name:NPC2 family; MD-2-related lipid recognition (ML) domain containing protein
Allergenicity:Subjects with airway allergy were tested and found to have IgE binding to extracted natural protein in Dermatophagoides microceras, and by western blot 12 of 18 allergic subjects had IgE binding to the 17 kDa protein
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Date Created:2021/12/06
Last Updated:2023-11-09 13:25:55
Submitter Info:
Name:Yu Fan Liu
Institution:Chung Shan Medical University
City:Taichung City, Taiwan
Submission Date:2021-11-30


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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Der m 2.0101 LC653488BDB45822.1