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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Der p 18
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Animalia Arthropoda
Order: Sarcoptiformes
Species: Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (European house dust mite)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 6956
Biochemical name:Non-catalytic chitinase-like protein (contains a C-terminal peritrophin-A-like domain)
MW(SDS-PAGE):49.2 kDa
Allergenicity:Der p 18 bound IgE in 17 out of 27 (63%) of the HDM allergic sera by Pharmacia CAP assay
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:16776685
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Created:2014-11-19 12:00:00
Last Updated:2023-11-28 18:51:47
Submitter Info:
Name:Wayne R. Thomas
Institution:Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Molecular Biotechnology
City:Perth, Australia
Submission Date:2012-03-13


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Der p 18.0101DQ078739AAY84563Q4JK71