What is Gluten Ataxia? Celiac Disease of the Brain TtG6
Gluten reactions involve an immune response toward transglutaminase (TG). Transgllutaminase is a family of enzymes. tTG2 is expressed in the small intestine as celiac disease; tTG3 is expressed in the skin as dermatitis herpetiformis and tTG6 is expressed in the brain as gluten ataxia.
Gluten ataxia is slower to respond to the gluten-free food plan than celiac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis.
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