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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Mus a 6
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Plantae Liliopsida
Order: Zingiberales
Species: Musa acuminata (Banana)
Biochemical name:ascorbate peroxidase
Allergenicity:Subjects in Thailand with case reported allergy to banana fruit. Positive by in vitro IgE test and by SPT (prick to prick with fruit of banana). 11 of 11 positive by SPT using natural fruit. 10 of 11 positive by IgE to natural protein in reducing immunoblot. 7 of 11 positive to recombinant protein (E. coli) in reducing immunoblot
Route of allergen exposure:Food
Date Created:25-08-2015
Last Updated:2019-08-30 01:41:49
Submitter Info:
Name:Unchera Viboonjun
Institution:Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
City:Bangkok, Thailand
Submission Date:2015-07-30


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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Mus a 6.0101