Crohn's Disease News and Research

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Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory disease of the bowel affecting at least 115,000 people in the UK. The condition usually develops in teenagers and young adults, but can be diagnosed at any age and is equally common in men and women.
Novel biomarker-guided approach has potential for treatment of common liver cancer

Novel biomarker-guided approach has potential for treatment of common liver cancer

Research reveals genetic cause of deadly digestive disease in children

Research reveals genetic cause of deadly digestive disease in children

Scientists identify new biomarkers for IBS in urine

Scientists identify new biomarkers for IBS in urine

Study explores long-term impact of food restrictions on normal eating patterns in patients

Study explores long-term impact of food restrictions on normal eating patterns in patients

Plant-based diet may be effective treatment for Crohn's disease

Plant-based diet may be effective treatment for Crohn's disease

High levels of acid in processed foods could affect fetus' developing brain

High levels of acid in processed foods could affect fetus' developing brain

New study helps develop treatments targeting inflammation without affecting gut function

New study helps develop treatments targeting inflammation without affecting gut function

Scientists describe microbiome composition in patients suffering from IBD and PSC

Scientists describe microbiome composition in patients suffering from IBD and PSC

Research highlights potential targets to help fight Crohn's disease

Research highlights potential targets to help fight Crohn's disease

Study: Biologic therapy did not reduce IBD-related hospitalizations and surgeries

Study: Biologic therapy did not reduce IBD-related hospitalizations and surgeries

Scientists highlight advances and uses of organoids in gastroenterology and hepatology

Scientists highlight advances and uses of organoids in gastroenterology and hepatology

Onset of inflammatory bowel disease in adulthood tied to higher mortality

Onset of inflammatory bowel disease in adulthood tied to higher mortality

Adult-onset inflammatory bowel disease tied to higher mortality

Adult-onset inflammatory bowel disease tied to higher mortality

Over-fed bacteria in the gut promote disease development

Over-fed bacteria in the gut promote disease development

Study reveals increased risk of cancer, early death in young patients with inflammatory bowel disease

Study reveals increased risk of cancer, early death in young patients with inflammatory bowel disease

Innovative 'gut-on-a-chip' technology will help better understand Crohn's disease

Innovative 'gut-on-a-chip' technology will help better understand Crohn's disease

Klobuchar wants to stop ‘pay-for-delay’ deals that keep drug prices high

Klobuchar wants to stop ‘pay-for-delay’ deals that keep drug prices high

Physicians turning to antibiotic alternatives for long-term acne treatment

Physicians turning to antibiotic alternatives for long-term acne treatment

£1.8 million award to boost Crohn's disease research

£1.8 million award to boost Crohn's disease research

Patent-pending probiotic could help patients with gastrointestinal diseases avoid harmful biofilms

Patent-pending probiotic could help patients with gastrointestinal diseases avoid harmful biofilms