Celiac disease is a chronic and multiorgan autoimmune disease that affects the small bowel in genetically predisposed persons due to the ingestion of gluten1. It can present a wide range of symptoms such as anemia, vague abdominal symptoms, esophagitis, neuropathy, ataxia, depression, short stature, osteomalacia, and multiple others.1 For the majority of patients, their celiac disease remains undiagnosed.1
The Phadia range of instruments by Thermo Fisher: Phadia 200, Phadia 250, and Phadia 2500, are the only automated systems available that offer both ImmunoCAP Allergy and EliA Autoimmune testing on the one platform.
Thermo Fisher ImmunoDiagnostics Division (IDD) is the global leader in allergy and autoimmunity diagnostics.
The Phadia range of instruments: Phadia 200, Phadia 250, and Phadia 2500, are the only automated systems available that offer both ImmunoCAP Allergy and EliA Autoimmune testing on the one platform.
EliA LKM-1 measures antibodies against LKM-1 as an aid in the diagnosis of autoimmune hepatitis type 2 and is the first EliA test for this autoimmune liver disease. It is complementary to the already available EliA M2 that supports the diagnosis of primary biliary cholangitis.
Phadia EliA autoimmune tests offer a broad and expanding portfolio of tests with excellent clinical performance designed to aid in the diagnosis of a wide range of autoimmune diseases.
Quality Club is an External Quality Assessment Program for Specific IgE, Total IgE, ECP and EliA Autoimmunity
Thermo Fisher have recently launched an optimised stool extraction procedure for the use with the EliA Calprotectin portfolio: EliA Stool Extraction Kit or EliA Stool Extraction Kit 2 products.
Detection of DFS70 autoantibodies is now fully automated on the Thermo Fisher range of Phadia instruments: Phadia 200, Phadia 250, Phadia 2500.