The Science

Gluten Immunogenic Peptides

GIP are fragments of gluten resistant to digestion and therefore eliminated in urine and stool.

Watch this video to find out what happens when you get ‘glutened.’

The presence of GIP in urine and stool is indicative of having recently eating food containing gluten.

The scientific research which has lead to the development of GlutenDetect.

Urine test research Detection of gluten immunogenic peptides in the urine of patients with coeliac disease reveals transgressions in the gluten-free diet and incomplete mucosal healing.

Fecal study research paper Fecal Gluten Peptides Reveal Limitations of Serological Tests and Food Questionnaires for Monitoring Gluten-Free Diet in Celiac Disease Patients.


Monitoring GF compliance
A gluten-free diet (GFD) is the only effective treatment for celiac disease (CD), and its compliance should be monitored to avoid cumulative damage. However, practical methods to monitor diet compliance.