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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Api g 6
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Plantae Eudikotyledons
Order: Apiales
Species: Apium graveolens (Celery)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 4045
Biochemical name:Non-specific lipid transfer protein type 2
Allergenicity:Thirty-eight percent of A. graveolens allergic patients demonstrated IgE reactivity to natural Api g 6 purified from celery tuber. No correlation in IgE binding and limited cross-reactivity was observed with Api g 2 and Art v 3, nsLTP1 from celery stalks and mugwort pollen.
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:23913675
Route of allergen exposure:Food
Created:2013-12-19 12:00:00
Last Updated:2019-07-09 00:23:04
Submitter Info:
Name:Gabriele Gadermaier
Institution:Christian Doppler Laboratory for Allergy Diagnosis and Therapy, Department of Molecular Biology, University of Salzburg
City:Salzburg, Austria
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Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Api g 6.0101 P86809P86809