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Allergen Details:

Allergen name: Zea m 8
Allergen source: Major taxonomic group: Plantae Liliopsida (monocots)
Order: Poales
Species: Zea mays (Maize)
NCBI Taxomony ID: 4577
Biochemical name:Class IV chitinase
MW(SDS-PAGE):28.6 kDa
Allergenicity:Food allergy case history, 6 of 6 with specific IgE to recombinant protein, 3 of 6 positive with IgE in extract of corn flour
Allergenicity reference:PubMed:19669736PubMed:28328103
Route of allergen exposure:Food
Created:2016-12-15 21:59:32
Last Updated:2019-09-06 19:01:40
Submitter Info:
Name:Luigi R. Ceci
Institution:Italian National Research Council (CNR)
City:Bari, Italy
Submission Date:2016-10-15


Table of IsoAllergens Click +/- for additional information
Isoallergen and variants GenBank Nucleotide GenBank Protein UniProt PDB
Zea m 8.0101AAA33444ACX37090P290224MCK