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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Cari p 1
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Plantae Eudikotyledons
Order: Brassicales
Species: Carica papaya (Papaya)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 3649
Biochemical name:endo-polygalacturonase
Allergenicity:Allergy to fruit of papaya and to pollen of papaya in 7 out of 7 patients. Negative in 3 control patients by IgE binding of recombinant as well as natural extract. Basophil activiation was positive in 4 subjects with 30-70% histamine release. Published June 2018, Frontiers in Plant Science.
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:29967633
Route of allergen exposure:Food
Date Created:21-12-2017
Last Updated:2020-05-13 18:27:30
Submitter Info:
Name:Gaurab Sircar, Moumita Biswas Sarkar, Swati Gupta Bhattacharya
Institution:Bose Institute, Div. of Plant Biology
City:Kolkata, India,,
Submission Date:2017-12-01


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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Cari p 1.0101GQ479794ACV85695C9EA45