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Manufacturing New Gut to Treat GI Diseases

ScienceDaily, by Staff Dec. 3, 2013 — For those living with gastrointestinal disorders, such as ulcers or Crohn's disease, treatment often means quelling uncomfortable symptoms through medications or dietary changes. But what if one day treatment meant doing away with the old gut for a new gut free of inflamed or diseased tissues? That is

Clinical Trial Success For Crohn’s Disease Cell Therapy

Thursday, March 31, 2011 By: Science Daily Speaking at the UK National Stem Cell Network annual science meeting, Professor Miguel Forte described research into a new cell therapy for chronic inflammatory conditions such as Crohn's disease. Patient's own blood cells are used to produce a type of cell -- Type 1 T regulatory lymphocyte --