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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Tri a 44
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Plantae Liliopsida (monocots)
Order: Poales
Species: Triticum aestivum (Wheat)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 4565
Biochemical name:Endosperm transfer cell specific PR60 (nsLTP-like protein)
Allergenicity:151 patients with baker's asthma were tested. Symptoms were confirmed by sIgE to wheat (ImmunoCAP) and specific inhalation challenge with wheat flour in ambiguous cases. Of those, 6 sera (4%) reacted in an IgE ELISA with recombinant Tri a 44.0101 produced in E. coli.
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:26100087
Route of allergen exposure:Airway
Created:2015-09-23 12:00:00
Last Updated:2023-09-21 15:23:52
Submitter Info:
Name:Cordula Bittner
Institution:Institute for Occupational Medicine and Maritime Medicine (ZfAM)
City:Hamburg, Germany
Submission Date:2015-06-24


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Tri a 44.0101KP399787AKJ77990A0A0G3F720