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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Car i 4
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Plantae Eudikotyledons
Order: Fagales
Species: Carya illinoinensis (Pecan)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 32201
Biochemical name:Legumin seed storage protein; 11S globulin
MW(SDS-PAGE):Subunit of hexameric protein: 55.4 kDa
Allergenicity:16 of 27 pecan allergic subjects had IgE binding to recombinant 11S legumin, by dot-blot, and binding was inhibited with Jug r 4 or Car i 4.
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:21718052
Route of allergen exposure:Food
Date Created:07-12-2009
Last Updated:2021-10-12 14:36:58
Submitter Info:
Name:GM Sharma and SK Sathe
Institution:Florida State University
City:Tallahassee, FL USA
Submission Date:2009-12-07


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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Car i 4.0101EU113051ABW86978B5KVH4