Crohn's Disease

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.

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Biologic therapy for IBD patients through a financial assistance program could have superior outcomes

Biologic therapy for IBD patients through a financial assistance program could have superior outcomes

The antimicrobial activity of tee tree oil nanoliposomes against Escherichia coli

The antimicrobial activity of tee tree oil nanoliposomes against Escherichia coli

Defense department health plan cuts its pharmacy network by nearly 15,000 outlets

Defense department health plan cuts its pharmacy network by nearly 15,000 outlets

New insights into the dynamic inner world of the human immune system

New insights into the dynamic inner world of the human immune system

Research opens up new avenues for overcoming treatment resistance in colorectal cancer

Research opens up new avenues for overcoming treatment resistance in colorectal cancer

Pain-sensing neurons protect the gut from inflammation and associated tissue damage

Pain-sensing neurons protect the gut from inflammation and associated tissue damage

Study may have solved a mystery surrounding Crohn’s disease

Study may have solved a mystery surrounding Crohn’s disease

Study suggests the immune system may benefit from a measure of stress

Study suggests the immune system may benefit from a measure of stress

Researchers show how mucus protects the small intestine in mice

Researchers show how mucus protects the small intestine in mice

First-of-its-kind messenger RNA therapy developed for ovarian cancer, cachexia

First-of-its-kind messenger RNA therapy developed for ovarian cancer, cachexia

New data analysis approach could help uncover the genetic basis of many diseases

New data analysis approach could help uncover the genetic basis of many diseases

Discovery sheds light on an important aspect of gut health and mucosal immunity

Discovery sheds light on an important aspect of gut health and mucosal immunity

Researchers identify multiple genes and rare variants linked with Crohn's disease susceptibility

Researchers identify multiple genes and rare variants linked with Crohn's disease susceptibility

Oral chlorophyllin supplement alleviates inflammatory bowel disease

Oral chlorophyllin supplement alleviates inflammatory bowel disease

Researchers identify mechanistic principles for engineering antibodies to enhance cadherin adhesion

Researchers identify mechanistic principles for engineering antibodies to enhance cadherin adhesion

Pregnant women with IBD and their babies face increased risks and complications

Pregnant women with IBD and their babies face increased risks and complications

Nutritive intervention could be an effective treatment method in maintaining human health

Nutritive intervention could be an effective treatment method in maintaining human health

RINVOQ® (upadacitinib) Approved by European Commission as an Oral Treatment for Adults with Active Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis

RINVOQ® (upadacitinib) Approved by European Commission as an Oral Treatment for Adults with Active Non-Radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis

New treatment guidelines published for anorectal abscess, anal fistula, and rectovaginal fistula

New treatment guidelines published for anorectal abscess, anal fistula, and rectovaginal fistula

Study identifies a protein that plays key role in protecting the gastrointestinal tract from inflammation

Study identifies a protein that plays key role in protecting the gastrointestinal tract from inflammation