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International Journal of Celiac Disease. 2016, 4(4), 130-134
DOI: 10.12691/ijcd-4-4-5
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Immune Aspects of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Correlations with Celiac Disease

Fabian Caja1, , Pavol Makovicky2 and Luca Vannucci1

1Laboratory of Immunotherapy, Institute of Microbiology of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic

2Department of Biology, Pedagogical Faculty, Selye Janos University, Komarno, Slovak Republic

Pub. Date: December 03, 2016

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Fabian Caja, Pavol Makovicky and Luca Vannucci. Immune Aspects of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Correlations with Celiac Disease. International Journal of Celiac Disease. 2016; 4(4):130-134. doi: 10.12691/ijcd-4-4-5


Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) are serious health problems and are connected with increased risk of colitis-associated colorectal carcinoma (CAC). It is the most common cause of death in the patients with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. In this short review, we intend to summarise some aspects of the immunological signalling networks that may be involved in the pathogenesis of CAC patients with the perspectives of treatment of the disease. We also focused on the correlation between celiac disease and IBD.

Crohn’s disease ulcerative colitis colorectal cancer celiac disease chronic inflammation cytokine signalling

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