Celiac.com 11/13/2018 - Ubiquitin is highly conserved across eukaryotes and is essential for normal eukaryotic cell function. The bacterium Bacteroides fragilis is part of the standard human gut microbiome, and the only bacterium known to encode a homologue of eukaryotic ubiquitin.
The B. fragilis gene sequence points to a previous horizontal gene transfer from a eukaryotic source. The sequence encodes a protein (BfUbb) with 63% identity to human ubiquitin, which is exported from the bacterial cell.
Is molecular mi...
Celiac.com 11/12/2018 - Here’s an uplifting celiac story. Now, this happened a while back, but it's all just coming to light in the way that so many warm and fuzzy family stories do. It starts like this: Once upon a time, a simple check for celiac disease opened the door to parenthood for couple.
Just over ten years ago, AnnMarie Bradley from Celbridge, Co Kildare, thought she’d never become a mother. After two devastating miscarriages over a decade, Bradley, who is 47 years old, and her husband Christopher (48) we...
Celiac.com 11/10/2018 - If you’re looking for a great dinner hit, here’s a recipe for a tasty, beef tenderloin. Just grab a cast-iron skillet, brown the tenderloin, toss it in the oven to roast, then use the hot pan to cook the mushrooms.
2 pounds beef tenderloin, trimmed and tied
1 pound brown mushrooms, trimmed and sliced ¼-inch thick
1 teaspoon cooking oil
2 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided
2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
⅓ cup finely chopped shallo...
Celiac.com 11/09/2018 - Adjusting to the obvious guidelines of a gluten-free diet is challenging and often overwhelming. You soon learn that what is gluten-free today may not be gluten-free tomorrow—mainly because companies can change their recipes, suppliers, or production methods. As if that weren’t bad enough, you begin to realize that gluten is ‘hidden’ in foods. How is one to keep up to date with all of this?
Don’t despair, as there are many avenues of help available to you. Thanks in large part to Andrea Lav...
Celiac.com 11/08/2018 - With the popularity and sales growth of gluten-free and other "free from" product categories outpacing their traditional counterparts, more major food manufacturers are moving to provide products for those customers.
In the food and beverage sector "free from" products are growing faster than their standard counterparts, according Nielsen data. Antibiotic-free products enjoyed growth rates of nearly 20 per cent last year, followed by soy-free with 19 per cent, and hormone and antibiotic-free a...
Okay, his thyroid is normal. What does that mean? You can have normal labs, but have elevated thyroid antibodies long before they actually do enough damage to the thyroid to reflect on tests. So, keep this in mind. Occasionally (in the future), ask a doctor to actually feel his thyroid or test for antibodies.
It is possible that he is still causing damage to his small intestine. Like I mentioned earlier, the antibodies testing is not perfect and was never...
i realize this is an old topic but I’m going through exactly as you describe
I felt good at first followed by the tingling in the hands and feet.
Can you please let me know what ever came about with you?