Talk:Anti-transglutaminase antibodies

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
WikiProject Medicine (Rated B-class, Mid-importance)
WikiProject icon This article is within the scope of WikiProject Medicine, which recommends that medicine-related articles follow the Manual of Style for medicine-related articles and that biomedical information in any article use high-quality medical sources. Please visit the project page for details or ask questions at Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Medicine.
B-Class article B  This article has been rated as B-Class on the project's quality scale.
 Mid  This article has been rated as Mid-importance on the project's importance scale.

Calcium, Zinc and ATA[edit]

Eur J Intern Med. 2008 Mar;19(2):83-91. Transglutaminase and the pathogenesis of coeliac disease. Stenberg P, Roth EB, Sjöberg K.

"....With its focus on TG2, this review highlights some of the intriguing mechanisms of the pathogenesis of coeliac disease, such as the structure of the neo-antigen, the involvement of calcium and zinc, and the effects of coeliac antibodies on TG2 activity. Moreover, the many pitfalls due to dubious laboratory practice are addressed, as is the potential when a fundamental biological mechanism is understood at the molecular level...." —Preceding unsigned comment added by Pdeitiker (talkcontribs) 00:55, 16 February 2008 (UTC)

Association with multiple myeloma[edit]

BMC Immunol. 2008 May 28;9:22. Humoral immunoreactivity to gliadin and to tissue transglutaminase is present in some patients with multiple myeloma.Juranic Z, Radic J, Konic-Ristic A, Jelic S, Mihaljevic B, Stankovic I, Matkovic S, Besu I, Gavrilović D.

"Statistical analysis of data obtained revealed that only the levels of anti-tTG-2 IgA immunoreactivity in patients with MM were significantly higher than these obtained in healthy controls (P < 0.02) CONCLUSION: Data obtained showed the existence of the enhanced serum immunoreactivity to gliadin, tTG-2 and Ro/SSA antigens in some patients with MM. These at least partially could contribute to the immunological imbalance frequently found in this disease."

Pdeitiker (talk) 20:54, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

too much emphasis on celiac[edit]

this whole article is apparently done by people concerned with celiac disease. the "associated conditions" sections should have separate, clear descriptions for each associated condition associated with presence of these antibodies. NOT how these conditions relate to celiac. I will edit accordingly —Preceding unsigned comment added by Jytdog (talkcontribs) 02:27, 1 November 2010 (UTC)

External links modified[edit]

Hello fellow Wikipedians,

I have just modified one external link on Anti-transglutaminase antibodies. Please take a moment to review my edit. If you have any questions, or need the bot to ignore the links, or the page altogether, please visit this simple FaQ for additional information. I made the following changes:

When you have finished reviewing my changes, please set the checked parameter below to true or failed to let others know (documentation at {{Sourcecheck}}).

You may set the |checked=, on this template, to true or failed to let other editors know you reviewed the change. If you find any errors, please use the tools below to fix them or call an editor by setting |needhelp= to your help request.

  • If you have discovered URLs which were erroneously considered dead by the bot, you can report them with this tool.
  • If you found an error with any archives or the URLs themselves, you can fix them with this tool.

If you are unable to use these tools, you may set |needhelp=<your help request> on this template to request help from an experienced user. Please include details about your problem, to help other editors.

Cheers.—InternetArchiveBot (Report bug) 15:24, 15 October 2016 (UTC)