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As more people are being diagnosed with coeliac disease, the first drug treatments are entering clinical trials; but success is proving difficult to measure. In the image, micrograph of an intestine with coeliac's disease

Coeliac disease results in damage to the surface of the intestinal wall

Source  Prof. P M Motta & F M Magliocca / Science Photo Library