Anti-transglutaminase 2 IgA deposits might indicate latent celiac disease

Intestinal deposits of IgA autoantibodies against transglutaminase 2 are a feature of celiac disease, but whether such deposits are a sign of latent celiac disease in individuals with normal bowel morphology remains unclear. A new study from Finland suggests that these autoantibody deposits are indeed a precursor to the development of overt celiac disease… CONTINUE READING