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'Toxic trio' triggers gut disease: Triggers for coeliac disease 'found'

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Posted 04 August 2010 - 02:39 AM

'Toxic trio' triggers gut disease: Triggers for coeliac disease 'found'.

“The precise cause of the immune reaction that leads to coeliac disease has been discovered,” BBC News reported. It said that three key substances in gluten have been found to trigger the condition, and researchers believe them to be a potential new target for developing treatments and possibly a vaccine. Helen Briggs, BBC News Health. 07/22/10. (Also see: Celiac Disease)

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