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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Sal k 6
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Plantae Magnoliopsida
Order: Caryophyllales
Species: Salsola kali (Russian thistle, Saltwort)
Biochemical name:Polygalacturonase
MW(SDS-PAGE):47 kDa cleaves to 28 kDa
Allergenicity:Subjects with case history of allergy to Russian Thistle pollen, IgE binding by in vitro IgE tests in 28 of 88 subjects using recombinant E. coli produced protein in ELISA. Unclear about Cell tests. BBA-Proteins and Proteomics available online May 30 2017. They also had 2 positive of 2 tested by BAT.
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:28502749
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Date Created:01-06-2017
Last Updated:2019-09-07 07:23:20
Submitter Info:
Name:Mayte Villalba
Institution:Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Dept. Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular I
City:Madrid, Spain
Submission Date:2017-05-25


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Sal k 6.0101KY883988 KC920919.2ARS33724 AHL24657