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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Bla g 8
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Animalia Arthropoda
Order: Blattodea
Species: Blattella germanica (German cockroach)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 6973
Biochemical name:Myosin, light chain
Allergenicity:The data has not yet been published, but Anna Pomes indicates they did the same IgE binding tests at the same time and had 14% of subjects with IgE binding to this protein, as well as to Bla g 6. The data on Bla g 6 is in PMID 16751002.
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Created:2006-02-25 12:00:00
Last Updated:2020-03-24 19:16:20
Submitter Info:
Name:Anna Pomes
Institution:Indoor Biotechnologies
City:Charlotsville, NC
Submission Date:2006-06-01


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Bla g 8.0101DQ389157ABD47458A0ERA8