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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Fra a 3
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Plantae Eudikotyledons
Order: Rosales
Species: Fragaria ananassa (Strawberry)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 3747
Biochemical name:Non-specific lipid transfer protein type 1 (nsLTP1)
Allergenicity:28 strawberry allergic subjects were tested for IgE binding to proteins from strawberries. 16 of 17 had pollen allergy as well, 4 of 5 were DBPCFC to strawberry. Five of 17 were IgE positive to rFra 3 by RAST and confirmed by immunoblot (8 were +). Two IgE positive sera were tested using Basophil histamine release and were positive.
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:16650053
Route of allergen exposure:Food
Created:2006-10-13 12:00:00
Last Updated:2019-08-17 02:42:53
Submitter Info:
Name:L. Zuidmeer; EMJ Salentijn; R van Ree
Institution:Amsterdam Medical Centre
City:Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Submission Date:2006-12-01


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Fra a 3.0101AJ315844CAC86258Q8VX12 
Fra a 3.0102DQ066728AAY83342Q4PLT9 
Fra a 3.0201DQ066727AAY83341Q4PLU0 
Fra a 3.0202DQ066731AAY83345Q4PLT6