Presence of high levels of non-degraded gliadin in breast milk from healthy mothers.

  title={Presence of high levels of non-degraded gliadin in breast milk from healthy mothers.},
  author={Fernando Gabriel Chirdo and Mart{\'i}n Rumbo and Mar{\'i}a Cristina A{\~n}{\'o}n and Carlos Alberto Fossati},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology},
  volume={33 11},
BACKGROUND Secretion of dietary antigens into breast milk has been extensively documented. The presence of these antigens is of relevance because they could be involved in the modulation of the immune response in neonates. The objective of this study is to determine the gliadin concentration in milk, colostrum, and serum samples from healthy lactating mothers on a normal diet. Gliadin levels in milk samples from a group of six mothers after a brief period of gluten restriction were also… CONTINUE READING
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