This peptide represents an HLA-DQ2-restricted epitope of g-gliadin wheat protein and can be applied in the study of vaccine and oral peptidase therapy development against Celiac Sprue, an immune disease of the small intestine in response to dietary gluten.
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Sequence (One-Letter Code)
Sequence (Three-Letter Code)
H - Ile - Gln - Pro - Gln - Gln - Pro - Ala - Gln - Leu - OH