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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Der f 5
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Animalia Arthropoda
Order: Sarcoptiformes
Species: Dermatophagoides farinae (American house dust mite)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 6954
Biochemical name:Group 5/21 allergen
MW(SDS-PAGE):15.5 kDa
Allergenicity:IgE binding in 58 of 192 airway allergic Chinese subjects using western blot, dot blot and ELISA with recombinant Der f 5. 20 control sera were negative. Previous publications reported IgE binding to a protein that is 100% identical in sequence between 1998 and 2015 and reviewed in 2007. Current work will be published soon
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:18220991
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Date Created:14-06-2019
Last Updated:2023-11-09 14:21:12
Submitter Info:
Name:Kunmei Ji; Jiajie Chen
Institution:Shenzhen University, Health Science Centre
City:Shenzhen, China;
Submission Date:2019-06-02


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Der f 5.0101MK814120.1ABO84970