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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Bet v 8
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Plantae Eudikotyledons
Order: Fagales
Species: Betula verrucosa (Betula pendula) (European white birch)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 3505
Biochemical name:Glutathione-S-transferase
Allergenicity:IgE binding by ELISA, positive for 29 of 217 SPT birch pollen allergic subjects (airway), using recombinant allergen. Three of three were positive by hRBL activation using recombinant allergen.
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:25275548
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Date Created:08-02-2016
Last Updated:2019-07-16 01:17:33
Submitter Info:
Name:Barbara Bohle
Institution:Institute of Immunology, Medical University of Vienna
City:Vienna, Austria
Submission Date:2016-02-08


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Bet v 8.0101KF246508AHF71027.1