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HLA associations with infliximab-induced liver injury (2020)
Journal Article
Bruno, C. D., Fremd, B., Church, R. J., Daly, A. K., Aithal, G. P., Bjornsson, E. S., …Chow, C. R. (2020). HLA associations with infliximab-induced liver injury. Pharmacogenomics Journal, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41397-020-0159-0

Biomarkers that are able to identify patients at risk of drug-induced liver injury (DILI) after treatment with infliximab could be important in increasing the safety of infliximab use. We performed a genetic analysis to identify possible human leukoc... Read More about HLA associations with infliximab-induced liver injury.

Setting the agenda for social science research on the human microbiome (2020)
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Greenhough, B., Read, C. J., Lorimer, J., Lezaun, J., McLeod, C., Benezra, A., …Wills, J. (2020). Setting the agenda for social science research on the human microbiome. Palgrave Communications, 6(2020),

The human microbiome is an important emergent area of cross, multi and transdisciplinary study. The complexity of this topic leads to conflicting narratives and regulatory challenges. It raises questions about the benefits of its commercialisation an... Read More about Setting the agenda for social science research on the human microbiome.

Manometric demonstration of duodenal/jejunal motor function consistent with the duodenal brake mechanism (2020)
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Dent, J., Dinning, P., Corsetti, M., Rommel, N., Tack, J., Wiklendt, L., …Deloose, E. (in press). Manometric demonstration of duodenal/jejunal motor function consistent with the duodenal brake mechanism. Neurogastroenterology and Motility,

Background High resolution manometric studies below the stomach are rare due to technical limitations of traditional manometry catheters. Consequently, specific motor patterns and their impact on gastric and small bowel function are not well underst... Read More about Manometric demonstration of duodenal/jejunal motor function consistent with the duodenal brake mechanism.

Nutrient intake using food frequency questionnaires and its evaluation among the population in Trivandrum, South Kerala, India (2020)
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Grove, J., Aithal, G., Vijay, A., Taylor, M., Valdes, A., Mohan, L., & Shenoy, K. (in press). Nutrient intake using food frequency questionnaires and its evaluation among the population in Trivandrum, South Kerala, India. Nutrients,

Dietary record tools such as food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) and food diaries (FD) are the most commonly used choices for assessing dietary intakes in most large-scale epidemiological studies. The authors developed a self-administered 360-item foo... Read More about Nutrient intake using food frequency questionnaires and its evaluation among the population in Trivandrum, South Kerala, India.

Systematic review: The Impact of Inflammatory Bowel Disease related fatigue on Health-related quality of life (2020)
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Radford, S. J., McGing, J., Czuber-Dochan, W., & Moran, G. W. (2020). Systematic review: The Impact of Inflammatory Bowel Disease related fatigue on Health-related quality of life. Frontline Gastroenterology, https://doi.org/10.1136/flgastro-2019-101355+

Background: Fatigue is frequently reported in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and impacts on Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL). HRQoL has not been systematically reviewed in IBD fatigue. Aim: To investigate what impact IBD fatigue has on HR... Read More about Systematic review: The Impact of Inflammatory Bowel Disease related fatigue on Health-related quality of life.

ESPEN guideline on clinical nutrition in acute and chronic pancreatitis (2020)
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Arvanitakis, M., Ockenga, J., Bezmarevic, M., Gianotti, L., Krznarić, Ž., Lobo, D., …Bischoff, S. (2020). ESPEN guideline on clinical nutrition in acute and chronic pancreatitis. Clinical Nutrition, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clnu.2020.01.004

Both acute and chronic pancreatitis are frequent diseases of the pancreas, which, despite being of benign nature, are related to a significant risk of malnutrition and may require nutritional support. Acute necrotizing pancreatitis is encountered in... Read More about ESPEN guideline on clinical nutrition in acute and chronic pancreatitis.

Acute hyper-energetic, high-fat feeding increases circulating FGF21, LECT2 and fetuin-A in healthy men (2020)
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Willis, S. A., Sargeant, J. A., Yates, T., Takamura, T., Takayama, H., Gupta, V., …King, J. A. (2020). Acute hyper-energetic, high-fat feeding increases circulating FGF21, LECT2 and fetuin-A in healthy men. Journal of Nutrition, https://doi.org/10.1093/jn/nxz333

Background: Hepatokines such as fibroblast growth factor 21 (FGF21), leukocyte cell-derived chemotaxin 2 (LECT2), fetuin-A, fetuin-B and selenoprotein P (SeP) are liver-derived proteins which are modulated by chronic energy status and metabolic disea... Read More about Acute hyper-energetic, high-fat feeding increases circulating FGF21, LECT2 and fetuin-A in healthy men.

A simple and efficient method for polymer coating of iron oxide nanoparticles (2019)
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Abushrida, A., Elhuni, I., Taresco, V., Marciani, L., Stolnik, S., & Garnett, M. C. (2020). A simple and efficient method for polymer coating of iron oxide nanoparticles. Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology, 55, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jddst.2019.101460

Iron oxide nanoparticles (IONP) have many possible uses including as MRI contrast agents, for drug delivery and cell labelling, but need to be stabilised and to be rendered biocompatible through appropriate coatings. Many current coatings are subopti... Read More about A simple and efficient method for polymer coating of iron oxide nanoparticles.

Imaging Measurement of Whole Gut Transit Time in Paediatric and Adult Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders: A Systematic Review and Narrative Synthesis (2019)
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Sharif, H., Devadason, D., Abrehart, N., Stevenson, R., & Marciani, L. (2019). Imaging Measurement of Whole Gut Transit Time in Paediatric and Adult Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders: A Systematic Review and Narrative Synthesis. Diagnostics, 9(4), https://doi.org/10.3390/diagnostics9040221

Background: functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGID) are common conditions in children and adults, often associated with abnormalities of whole gut transit. Currently, transit tests can be performed using several imaging methods including trackin... Read More about Imaging Measurement of Whole Gut Transit Time in Paediatric and Adult Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders: A Systematic Review and Narrative Synthesis.

Profile of Tofacitinib in the Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis: An Evidence-Based Review of Recent Data (2019)
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Varyani, F., Argyriou, K., Phillips, F., Tsakiridou, E., & Moran, G. W. (2019). Profile of Tofacitinib in the Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis: An Evidence-Based Review of Recent Data. Drug Design, Development and Therapy, 13, 4091-4105. https://doi.org/10.2147/dddt.s182891

Recent advances in the understanding of the pathophysiology of ulcerative colitis (UC) have led to the expansion of our therapeutic arsenal. Conventional treatment options, including aminosalicylates, corticosteroids, thiopurines, and calcineurin inh... Read More about Profile of Tofacitinib in the Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis: An Evidence-Based Review of Recent Data.

Recommendations from the ERAS® Society for standards for the development of enhanced recovery after surgery guidelines (2019)
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Brindle, M., Nelson, G., Lobo, D. N., Ljungqvist, O., & Gustafsson, U. O. (2020). Recommendations from the ERAS® Society for standards for the development of enhanced recovery after surgery guidelines. BJS Open, 4(1), 157-163. https://doi.org/10.1002/bjs5.50238

Background ERAS® Society guidelines are holistic, multidisciplinary tools designed to improve outcomes after surgery. The enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) approach was initially developed for colorectal surgery and has been implemented success... Read More about Recommendations from the ERAS® Society for standards for the development of enhanced recovery after surgery guidelines.

Response to Comment on "Knight SR, et al.: The impact of preoperative immune modulating nutrition on outcomes in patients undergoing surgery for gastrointestinal cancer" (2019)
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Adiamah, A., Skořepa, P., Weimann, A., & Lobo, D. N. (2019). Response to Comment on "Knight SR, et al.: The impact of preoperative immune modulating nutrition on outcomes in patients undergoing surgery for gastrointestinal cancer". Annals of Surgery, 270(6), e128-e129. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003340