Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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August 27, 2015

New Stem Cell Therapy for Crohn’s Fistula

By Kanaaz Pereira kanaazpe

Crohn’s fistula can be a devastating condition with a high recurrence rate. Listen to Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist, William Faubion, M.D., talk about exciting new research that shows how stem cells have been used to successfully treat Crohn’s fistula. This study has been published in Stem Cells Translational Medicine. Read the study online here For more […]

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Tags: Crohn's disease, Crohn's fistula, IBD, stem cells, Stem Cells Translational Medicine, William Faubion

January 31, 2014

Researching Stem Cells in order to treat IBD

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist Margaret_Marie

Bill Faubion, M.D., discusses a recent study published in Nature Methods that examined the development of a stem cell line directly from the gut. The study describes an intestinal cell line generated from a mouse that hopes to provide new ways of treating IBD, such as replacing diseased or inflamed tissue with new tissue. Dr. […]

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Tags: Bill Faubion, Nature Methods, stem cells

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