Different effects of the Cdxl and Cdx2 homeobox genes in a murine model of intestinal inflammation
- Psychological Stress and Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Follow-up Study in Parents Who Lost a Child in Denmark. Li, Jiong; Nørg&adot;rd, Bente; Precht, Dorthe Hansen; xF8;rn#Olsen, J& // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jun2004, Vol. 99 Issue 6, p1129
OBJECTIVES: Little is known about the association between psychological stress and the risk of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). This study aimed to examine whether the death of a child is related to the development and exacerbation of IBD in bereaved parents.METHODS: We undertook a follow-up...
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Its Present and Its Future. Kirsner, Joseph B. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov1989, Vol. 84 Issue 11, p1358
Discusses the developments in the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) as of 2005. Experiment done to determine the treatment for IBD; Pathogenesis of IBD; Microbial cause of IBD.
- Study Pinpoints Inflammatory Gatekeeper for Bowel Disease. Kingman, Sharon // BioWorld International;10/17/2012, Vol. 17 Issue 42, p1
The article discusses research done on an inflammatory gatekeeper for bowel disease. It references a study by Graham Lord and colleagues, published in the October 12, 2012 issue of "Immunity." The researchers found that the transcription factor T-bet is the key molecular switch for controlling...
- Immune regulation: Place your T-BET on Crohn's disease. Brazil, Melanie // Nature Reviews Drug Discovery;Jul2002, Vol. 1 Issue 7, p487
Investigates the role of the transcription factor T-BET in T cell-mediated chronic intestinal inflammation in inflammatory bowel disease. Regulation of protective immune responses by cytokine transforming growth factor-beta; Balance between pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines.
- Leaky Gut Syndrome: More Symptom Than Disease. // Environmental Nutrition;Nov98, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p7
Presents an answer to a question about a medical condition called `leaky gut syndrome.' General information about the disease; Risk factors; Symptomatology; Recommended treatments.
- Parents' experience of inflammatory bowel disease. // Paediatric Nursing;Nov2002, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p13
Presents information on the study 'An Insight Into the Experiences of Parents With Inflammatory Bowel Disease,' by S. Mukherjee, P. Sloper and A. Turbull, which appeared in the 2002 issue of the 'Advanced Nursing' journal. Methodology; Findings of the study; Conclusions.
- Introduction. Rampton, David S.; Shanahan, Fergus // Fast Facts: Inflammatory Bowel Disease (9781905832460);2008, p5
An introduction to the book "Fast Facts: Inflammatory Bowel Disease," third edition, by David S. Rampton and Fergus Shanahan is presented in which the authors discuss the recent developments relating to the cause, investigation and management of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
- Response to Stormont et al. Wang, Yize R; Cangemi, John R; Loftus, Edward V; Picco, Michael F // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2013, Vol. 108 Issue 9, p1535
A response from the author of the article regarding the 30-year-old inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) registry of 711 patients in Monroe County, New York.
- The complicated path to true causes of disease: role of nuclear factor ÎºB in inflammatory bowel disease. Schreiber, S. // Gut;Apr2005, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p444
This article focuses on the role of nuclear factor kappa B (NFkB) in inflammatory bowel disease. NFkB was discovered as a transcription factor some 15 years ago. Since then the protein has been linked to early pathophysiological events in a host of inflammatory conditions. In Crohn's disease,...