What is Gilbert’s Syndrome? Gilbert’s syndrome, also known as familial nonhemolytic jaundice or hyperbilirubinemia 1, is a common, benign genetic hepatic dysfunction that occurs when the liver does not process bilirubin correctly (the liver is not able to degrade bilirubin). … Continue reading The genetic basis of Gilbert’s Syndrome: an overview.
What is celiac disease? Celiac disease is an autoimmune disease (a failure of the body’s immune system that induces the body to attack its own tissues) in which gluten activates an immune response that destroys the villi, tiny finger-like protrusions … Continue reading Everything you need to know about the genetics of celiac disease