Figure 1. Schematic of gluten binding to different HLA-DQ antigen receptors (modified from [7]). Gluten-sensitive T-cells have different HLA-DQ variants of antigen receptors, represented by the different colors in the figure below. The gray substrate is Glia-α9, the primary CD epitope


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