Table 1

 Peptides used for immunisation of mice and detection of antibody producing hybridomas (X = aminohexanoyl spacer)

Gluten epitopePeptideConjugated
Underlined are the amino acids that are part of the minimal epitope recognised by T cells.9,10
TTd, tetanus toxoid; BSA, bovine serum albumin.
Glia-α2/α9
    (61–71)DDDXFPQPLPYPQP-amideTTd
    (59–69)DDDXQPFPQPQLPYP-amideTTd
    (61–71)RGRGRFPQPQLPYPQP-amideBSA
    (59–69)RGRGRQPFPQPQLPYP-amideBSA
Glia-γ1
    (142–153)DDDXPQQSFPQQQRPF-amideTTd
    (147–158)DDDXPQQQRPFIQPSL-amideTTd
    (149–159)DDDXQQRPFIQPSLQ-amideTTd
    (142–159)RGRGRPQQSFPQQQRPFIQPSLQ-amideBSA