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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Blo t 16
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Animalia Arthropoda
Order: Sarcoptiformes
Species: Blomia tropicalis (Storage mite)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 40697
Biochemical name:Gelsolin/villin
Allergenicity:Sera from 40 mite-allergic children with asthma and sIgE to Blomia tropicalis (ImmunoCAP) were tested. Of those 11 (28%) had IgE to recombinant Blo t 16.0101 as determined by ELISA. Four of ten sera tested by immunoblot reacted to the recombinant allergen.
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Date Created:2024-01-22
Last Updated:2024-02-23 18:03:48
Submitter Info:
Name:Yubao Cui
Institution:The Affiliated Wuxi People's Hospital of Nanjing Medical University
City:Wuxi, China
Submission Date:2023-10-08


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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Blo t 16.0101OR494022