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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Sco m 5
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Animalia Arthropoda
Order: Scolopendromorpha
Species: Scolopendra mutilans (Chinese red-headed centipede)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 251420
Biochemical name:Venom allergen 5
Allergenicity:Five of six patients with reactivity to centipede stings were positive in IgE binding by reducing immunoblot to purified natural protein. Four of six were positive by SPT to native purified protien equal to histamine control.
Route of allergen exposure:Injection
Date Created:17-02-2019
Last Updated:2020-01-23 21:15:12
Submitter Info:
Name:Xin-Qiang Lan; Wen-Hui Lee
Institution:Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
City:Kunming, China;
Submission Date:2018-12-25


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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Sco m 5.0101 QEA69430.1