Digestion News and Research

RSS
Digestion is the mechanical and chemical breaking down of food into smaller components, to a form that can be absorbed, for instance, into a blood stream. Digestion is a form of catabolism; a break-down of macro food molecules to smaller ones.
New genetic risk factor for coeliac disease

New genetic risk factor for coeliac disease

Eurand files NDA for Zentase for the treatment of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency

Eurand files NDA for Zentase for the treatment of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency

How cells breathe

How cells breathe

Influence of the cellular microenvironment on breast cancer

Influence of the cellular microenvironment on breast cancer

New drug offers hope to muscular dystrophy and cystic fibrosis sufferers

New drug offers hope to muscular dystrophy and cystic fibrosis sufferers

Probiotics for the prevention of pediatric antibiotic-associated diarrhea

Probiotics for the prevention of pediatric antibiotic-associated diarrhea

Triphala hinders the growth of pancreatic cancer cells

Triphala hinders the growth of pancreatic cancer cells

High levels of antibodies - low levels of cancer!

High levels of antibodies - low levels of cancer!

Eating well still one of the best ways to prevent cancer and promote good health

Eating well still one of the best ways to prevent cancer and promote good health

Research holds promise for new techniques for pancreas cell manipulation

Research holds promise for new techniques for pancreas cell manipulation

Scientists decipher a signaling pathway crucially involved in Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

Scientists decipher a signaling pathway crucially involved in Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

A food supplement that could prevent the development of diabetes and atherosclerosis

A food supplement that could prevent the development of diabetes and atherosclerosis

Dangers of drinking raw milk

Dangers of drinking raw milk

Computer model reveals a central "road" in the human stomach

Computer model reveals a central "road" in the human stomach

Disabling carbohydrate trigger reduces obesity and appetite

Disabling carbohydrate trigger reduces obesity and appetite

Probiotic drinks - not all brands live up to claims

Probiotic drinks - not all brands live up to claims

Link between cell's energy use and genome health discovered

Link between cell's energy use and genome health discovered

New findings on cystic fibrosis-related diabetes

New findings on cystic fibrosis-related diabetes

Safe for cystic fibrosis patients to stop using inhaled corticosteroids

Safe for cystic fibrosis patients to stop using inhaled corticosteroids

Humans are a cocktail of bacteria and human cells

Humans are a cocktail of bacteria and human cells