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salexander421

"could New Antibody Test Detect Celiac Years Before Positive Ttg?"

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I saw this mentioned in another post but couldn't find the post so I thought I would share. Talks about Glo-A3...very interesting and could lead to exciting advances in testing!

Could New Antibody Test Detect Celiac Years Before Positive tTG?


Proud breastfeeding, toddlerwearing, part time cosleeping, stay at home mom. Positive for two copies of DQ8, negative celiac panel after 3 month gluten challenge; biopsy showed gastritis, inflammation in the esophagus, and hiatial hernia but no signs of celiac. Possible DH. Gluten free as of 3/11/2011

ODD 3 1/2, positive for DQ8 and DQ6, negative celiac panel after 3 month gluten challenge. Gluten free as of 3/10/2011

YDD 2, no testing. Positive for DQ8 and DQ6. Possible DH. Gluten free as of 3/10/2011

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I saw this mentioned in another post but couldn't find the post so I thought I would share. Talks about Glo-A3...very interesting and could lead to exciting advances in testing!

Could New Antibody Test Detect Celiac Years Before Positive tTG?

YES- i had read this before, but couldnt re-find it. thanks. very interesting, huh?


1986- Elevated Speckled ANA/no Lupus.negative Sjorgens

2008- AntiGliadin IGA/IGg~ Negative,TTG IGA/IGg~ Weak Positive, Endomysial Antibody~ Positive, IGA Deficient.

no biopsy (insurance denied)

6/2010- Enterolab Gene Test:

HLA-DQB1 Allele 1 0302

HLA-DQB1 Allele 2 0302

HLADQ 3,3 (subtype 8,8)

7/2010- 100% Gluten Free

8/2010- DH

10/2010-Hypothyroid dx-> 12/2010 Hashimoto's dx + 1/11- Graves dx :(

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