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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Can f 2
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Animalia Chordata
Order: Carnivora
Species: Canis familiaris (C. lupus familiaris) (Domestic dog)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 9615
Obsolete name:Allergen Dog 2
Biochemical name:Lipocalin
MW(SDS-PAGE):19 (27) kDa
Allergenicity:80% of dog allergic patients showed IgE binding in RAST; IgE a-Can f 2/a-dogdander =23%; 5 out of 20 patients (25%) showed IgE binding to rCan f 2, and rCan f 2 gave cross-linking of IgE and histamine release from peripheral blood leucocytes in vitro.
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:2045611
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Created:2003-02-05 12:00:00
Last Updated:2020-05-13 23:59:52
Submitter Info:
Name:M. T. Kasaian
Institution:ImmuLogic Pharmaceutical Corporation
City:Waltham, MA, USA
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Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Can f 2.0101AF027178AAC48795O188743l4r