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Epigenetics Research: the Key to Unlocking Personalized IBD Treatments

Aug. 26, 2015

Research made possible by a grant from AGA, CCFA and Janssen.

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AGA Proposes Alternate Pathway to Recertification

Aug. 18, 2015

AGA convened leaders in GI education to develop an alternative pathway to recertification based on the solid precepts of adult learning theory, competencies and milestones.

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The Role of Intra-Abdominal Fat in IBD Uncovered

Aug. 5, 2015

CMGH research finds that intra-abdominal fat cells have acquired a tendency to promote inflammation in IBD.

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National Survey Reveals Gastroenterologists' Views on Biosimilar Drugs

July 29, 2015

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Weight Loss for a Healthy Liver

July 27, 2015

Gastro research confirms bariatric surgery or lifestyle modifications are viable options for obese patients with NASH.

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Researchers Identify Genetic Mutation Causing Lethal Condition in Infants

July 22, 2015

New CMGH research explores the genetics of a severe form of protein-losing enteropathy through whole-exome sequencing.

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Spouses & Relatives of Celiac Disease Patients at Risk for Autoimmune Diseases

June 30, 2015

New CGH study finds that close family members to celiac patients may be at risk for non-celiac autoimmune diseases, such as IBD and type 1 diabetes mellitus.
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Pinaverium Shows Promising Results for Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

June 30, 2015

CGH data may lead to new FDA-approved treatment for IBS.

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Research May Provide New Targets for IBD Therapies

June 15, 2015

New CMGH research reports that modifying the small white blood cells that protect against disease might help treat IBD.

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Drug Prevents Passage of HBV During Pregnancy

June 1, 2015

New CGH research finds that telbivudine prevents perinatal transmission of HBV.

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New AGA Institute President Will Guide Organization in Implementing Strategic Plan

May 19, 2015

Dr. Michael Camilleri takes over as AGA's 110th president.

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AGA Honors GI Physicians, Educators and Mentors through Annual Research and Recognition Awards

May 18, 2015

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AGA Research Foundation Funds New Wave of Young GIs

May 18, 2015

AGA reveals its 2015 research award recipients.

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Novel Biomarkers May Provide Guide to Personalized Hepatitis C Therapy

May 13, 2015

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AGA’s Guide to Ground-Breaking GI Research at DDW® 2015

May 8, 2015

AGA offers guidance on the must-attend sessions and science at DDW 2015.

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IBS in America: AGA Initiates Comprehensive Survey of Patients and Physicians

May 8, 2015

Survey aims to shed light on IBS and drive better communication between doctors and their patients

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Gastroenterology Special Issue Confirms: You Are What You Eat

April 27, 2015

This year's special 13th issue of Gastroenterology puts focus on food, the immune system and the GI tract.

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Updates in Liver Disease Research: Do You Want the Good or Bad News?

April 22, 2015

The May issues of AGA’s journals highlight important research updates on the most deadly forms of liver disease.

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Liver Injury in NASH Leads to a Leaky Gut

April 2, 2015

New CMGH research strengthens the clinical association between intestinal permeability and NASH.

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Female IBD Patients: Stay Up-to-Date On Your Cervical Cancer Screening

March 26, 2015

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Patients with Asymptomatic Pancreatic Cysts Do Not Need Constant Surveillance

March 24, 2015

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How To Stop Duodenoscope Infections

March 23, 2015

Recommendations from "Getting to Zero:" First Meeting of Regulators, Endoscope Manufacturers & Gastroenterologists

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Exciting Data Presented at the 4th Gut Microbiota For Health Summit

March 18, 2015

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Understanding How the Stomach Responds to Injury Could Help Target Therapy Against Gastric Damage

March 5, 2015