Welcome to BioMed Central's Gastroenterology Gateway, featuring articles from our journals within this field as well as useful resources and news items.
Antibodies against MHC class I polypeptide-related sequence A are associated with the presence of additional autoimmune disease in celiac patients, suggesting these antibodies could be used as a predictive marker of autoimmunity development.
Analysis of STAG2 somatic mutations and of protein expression in clinical samples, reveals this tumor suppressor gene has clinical relevance in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.
This retrospective cohort study assesses the impact of surgical complications on healthcare resource utilization for elective colorectal procedures, further highlighting the direct correlation between surgical outcomes and healthcare costs.
Yasuhiro Ikeda and Yogish Kudva comment on recent research attempting to isolate, culture and transplant human fetal islet-like cells and their potential for type 1 diabetes treatment.
Significant enteric nervous system damage occurs in both human and experimental necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), however neural stem cell transplantation shows therapeutic potential in a rat model of NEC.
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Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology and UF Shands Cancer Center, University of Florida.