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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Exo m 1
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Animalia Arthropoda
Order: Decapoda
Species: Exopalaemon modestus (White legged freshwater shrimp)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 345840
Biochemical name:Tropomyosin
Allergenicity:18 of 18 subjects allergic to freshwater shrimp, Exopalaemon modestus, as a food allergen were positive by Western blot with IgE binding and by ELISA. 10 Control, non-allergic subjects were negative. The native protein was isolated and shown to bind IgE. Publication manuscript has been submitted to Allergy.
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:29287471PubMed:31707198
Route of allergen exposure:Food
Date Created:30-10-2018
Last Updated:2020-01-22 23:57:08
Submitter Info:
Name:Ziye Zhang; Peng Zhou
Institution:Jiangnan University, School of food Science & Technology
City:Wuxi, China;
Submission Date:2018-10-26


Posted: 23 Jan 2020

Note: the publication PMID 31707198 is available. It shows the AA sequence, but that has not been entered into NCBI Protein or UNIPROT. It is 98.8% identical to Macrobrachium roseburgii, accession ADC55380.1

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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Exo m 1.0101  Submitted