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K.G. Jebsen Coeliac Disease Research Centre

The primary objective of our centre is to translate recent huge advances in the basic understanding of the pathogenesis of coeliac disease to the clinic – to improve disease diagnostics, to implement novel treatments and to identify new therapeutic targets for this common disease.

The secondary objective is to become a clinical research site at the international forefront which will provide optimal patient care and which will be a unique training site for basic scientists and clinicians.

News

  • Is regular gluten free diet sufficient to curb all anti-gluten immunity? Feb. 17, 2021 10:52 PM

    Proteomics analysis of intestinal tissue biopsies finds that some patients with celiac disease considered to be well treated by regular gluten free diet have ongoing low-level inflammation in the intestine suggestive of ongoing low-level anti-gluten immunity. These patients developed strong intestinal response following 14 -day gluten challenge. We are now investigating whether some patients may still have activated gluten-specific T-cells despite long-term gluten free diet.

  • t-and-b-cells_600px Did you miss our presentation at Coeliac UK? Oct. 21, 2020 9:24 AM

    In February, our research was presented on social media platforms and at the website of Coeliac UK. We also participated in a Q&A, answering questions from patients and the public.

Events

May 12, 2021 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM , Virtual Seminar
 

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