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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Gal d 8
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Animalia Chordata
Order: Galliformes
Species: Gallus domesticus (G. gallus) (Chicken)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 9031
Biochemical name:alpha-parvalbumin
MW(SDS-PAGE):11.8 kDa
Allergenicity:Case history, in vitro IgE binding. E coli expressed protein. 22 of 36 were positive by in vitro IgE binding. 18/29 fish/chicken-allergic patients had IgE reacting to Gal d 8 (61%).
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:19772518PubMed:27344988
Route of allergen exposure:Food
Date Created:22-06-2016
Last Updated:2020-05-15 00:31:12
Submitter Info:
Name:Annette Kuehn
Institution:Department of Infection and Immunity, Luxembourg Institute of Health
City:Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
Submission Date:2016-01-13


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Gal d 8.0101FM994924CAX32963C1L370