Research

Gut bacteria potential key to IBD and colon cancer prevention

Gut bacteria potential key to IBD and colon cancer prevention Authors: Rabina Giri, Emily C. Hoedt, Shamsunnahar Khushi, Angela A.…

Nerve stimulation promotes resolution of inflammation

Nerve stimulation promotes resolution of inflammation Authors: April S. Caravaca Alessandro L. Gallina Laura Tarnawski Vladimir S. Shavva Romain A.…

Good bacteria showing promise for the treatment of Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis

Good bacteria showing promise for the treatment of Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis ‘Good’ bacteria show promise for clinical treatment of…

A study has linked psychological stress to Crohn’s disease flare-ups

A study has linked psychological stress to Crohn’s disease flare-ups McMaster-led study links stress to Crohn’s disease flare-ups “The main…

Stress and Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Clear Mind, Happy Colon

Stress and Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Clear Mind, Happy Colon The Authors Joaquim Francisco Maria De Sousa, Smit Paghdar, Taheseen M.…

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CCA awards two scholarships for 2022

A very strong field of 15 candidates applied for two $75,000 CCA IBD PhD Scholarships, offered over 3 years. CCA…

The Crohn’s Disease Exclusion Diet – a promising new therapy

The Crohn’s Disease Exclusion Diet – a promising new therapy By Dr Emma P. Halmos About the Author Accredited Practising…

Research links gut fungi to intestinal inflammation in Crohn’s disease

Results of a new study by researchers at Case Western Reserve University represent a step toward improving our understanding of Crohn’s disease and the factors that cause its intestinal inflammation.

First structure of human protein complex with ‘licence to kill’

A team of WEHI researchers has for the first time visualised a human cell death complex linked to autoimmune and inflammatory conditions, such as inflammatory bowel disease, and injuries associated with excessive cell death.

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COVID-19 vaccine and IBD

Patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are frequently treated with immunosuppressive medications.

Is Crohn’s disease considered an autoimmune disease?

Whether Crohn’s can be considered an autoimmune disease remains unclear.

Glial cells crucial to maintaining healthy gut immunity

Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute have uncovered a fundamental role of glial cells in the nervous system of the gut in maintaining a healthy intestine.