gastriCORE ibs smart®

ibs-smart® is the only licensed, patented blood test that detects validated IBS biomarkers, anti-CdtB and anti-vinculin and hence helps in the diagnosis of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

These markers are known to be elevated in a majority of patients with IBS-D or IBS-M and indicate the cause was gastroenteritis.

FOOD POISONING TO IBS

What Happens?

INFECTION

Bacteria release toxin
(CdtB)

IMMUNE RESPONSE

Anti-CdtB fights against toxin, triggers anti-vinculin

AUTOIMMUNITY

Anti-vinculin damages gut

IBS-D or IBS-M

Bloating, pain, diarrhea