How to better define and manage peanut allergy

A single blood sample enables a measurement of all available ImmunoCAP peanut components, giving you a complete risk assessment. The result will be improved allergy definition and quality of life.
ImmunoCAP Components will help you:
  • Make a better risk assessment
  • Better differentiate of the peanut allergic patient
  • Improve patient management

Peanut Components

Complete Allergens f13  
ImmunoCAP Components:    
Storage Proteins   Ara h 1
Ara h 2
Ara h 3

Associated with severe reactions

Stable to heat and digestion

PR-10 Protein   Ara h 8

Associated with local reactions (e.g. OAS)

Labile to heat and digestion

Associated with allergy to birch and birch related tree pollens

LTP   Ara h 9

Associated with both severe and local reactions

Stable to heat and digestion

Associated with allergy to peach and peach related fruits


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Make a precise assessment

ImmunoCAP  Allergen components help you differentiate between ”true” allergies and cross-reactivity.

Make a substantiated decision

A better differentiation helps you give relevant advice and define the optimal treatment.

Make a difference

Proper management helps you improve the patient’s well-being and quality of life.

As in all diagnostic testing, the diagnosis is made by the physican based on both test results and the patient history.