Latest gastroenterology News

Blood biomarker predicts complicated Crohn’s disease years before diagnosis: Study
PT027, novel fixed-dose combination of albuterol and budesonide, used as an as-needed rescue medicine
Working together to support access to quality colonoscopy care across Australia
AGA Research Foundation awards $2.56 million in research funding
U.S. Multisociety Task Force on Colorectal Cancer releases new recommendations for harmartomatous polyposis syndrome
Invest more to cut bowel disorder hospital cases
SARS-CoV-2 virus can infect heart’s pacemaker cells
Key protein facilitates regeneration of liver blood vessels
Toxin-producing yeast strains in gut fuel IBD
Update on US regulatory review of Fasenra in chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps
Touch-sensing protein could stop constipation
AGA recommends shared decision-making approach for treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma
Baylor Creceives more than $15.6 million in CPRIT funding
Study finds gut fungi influence neuroimmunity, behavior
Saphnelo approved in EU for treatment of moderate to severe systemic lupus erythematosus
Penrith’s new hospital brings care closer
Newly Identified Protein May Help Diagnose Ulcerative Colitis, Researchers Say
Existing drug may protect against COVID lung injury
Key growth factor protects gut from IBD
AGA announces 2021-2023 FORWARD Program Scholars
Queensland’s health heroes honoured
IBD patients with incomplete Covid vaccinations are at greater risk of hospitalization
AGA and Varia Ventures launch fund to support GI innovation
No more surprise bills: Private insurance plans must cover full colorectal cancer screening continuum
Saphnelo recommended for approval in EU by CHMP for treatment of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
Tezspire approved in US for severe asthma
Immune cells may trigger inflammation in MS
U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on CRC Releases Updated Screening Recommendations
Science and pseudoscience of food allergy and intolerance testing
AGA recommends change in testing protocol for cirrhosis patients
Bacteria underlie success of fecal microbiota transplants
Tezepelumab granted Orphan Drug Designation in US for eosinophilic esophagitis
International experts develop Clinical Care Pathway in response to NASH epidemic
Saphnelo approved in Japan for systemic lupus erythematosus
Ramsay Health Care to build $133m private hospital in Melbourne’s north
New therapeutic target pinpointed for stomach cancer
Utilizing Genetic Data Helps Predict Risk of Blood Clots
Professor Bob Batey wins 2020 Hepatitis NSW Cheryl Burman Award
RACS and GESA sign Memorandum of Understanding to enhance colonoscopy services
WHO-commissioned global systematic review finds high HCV prevalence and incidence among men who have sex with men
Experts release new management strategies for malignant colorectal polyps
New tool to predict outcomes in cirrhosis of liver
Nobel Prize for hepatitis C discovery
$55m boost for north Brisbane services
New surgical facility at expanded health precinct will further reduce waiting lists
AGA releases largest real-world report on safety and effectiveness of fecal microbiota transplantation
High-fibre diet, low level inflammation: sidestepping effects of radiation
Clinical and Translational Science Institute invests in four pilot projects