Celiac Disease

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January 28th, 2016

The Bacterial Connection to Celiac Disease

By Kanaaz Pereira kanaazpe

The increase in celiac disease incidence has led investigators to focus on whether environmental determinants, including gut microorganisms, contribute to the development of the disease. Dr. Joseph Murray discusses a new study which used a humanized mouse model of gluten sensitivity, and found that the gut microbiome can play an important role in the body’s […]

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Tags: American Journal of Pathology, celiac disease, gluten, gluten sensitivity, Joseph Murray, microbiome, small intestine

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