A Subcutaneous Form of Remsima May be Available Soon in the EU

Celltrion Healthcare has just announced positive progress for extending the authorization for the subcutaneous (SC) form of Remsima to five more autoimmune conditions. These are- Psoriatic arthritis Ankylosing spondylitis (AS)…

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AGA Recommendations: No Probiotics for Patients with Ulcerative Colitis and Other Digestive Disorders
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AGA Recommendations: No Probiotics for Patients with Ulcerative Colitis and Other Digestive Disorders

  Over the last few years, I've heard the refrain that my health - oddly - starts in my gut. So whenever I got sick, someone would advise me to…

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Scientists Discover a Connection Between the Genome’s Dark Matter and Autoimmune Diseases
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Scientists Discover a Connection Between the Genome’s Dark Matter and Autoimmune Diseases

  Babraham and Wellcome Sanger Institutes partnered in a major research project and discovered a connection between the genome’s non-protein coding ‘dark matter’ region and autoimmune or allergic diseases. A…

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An App in New Zealand Allows IBD Patients to Communicate with Their Specialists Virtually

IBDsmart Researchers at the University of Otago, led by Michael Shultz, have developed a new app called IBDsmart to help patients with ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease receive care remotely.…

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YouTuber with Ulcerative Colitis Teaches Followers About Sex and Intimacy with a Disability
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YouTuber with Ulcerative Colitis Teaches Followers About Sex and Intimacy with a Disability

By Jodee Redmond from In The Cloud Copy Hannah Witton, a YouTuber with 600,000 subscribers to her sex and relationships channel, got tired of hearing comments that people with disabilities…

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COVID-19 Has Long-Lasting Mental, Physical, and Emotional Impacts
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COVID-19 Has Long-Lasting Mental, Physical, and Emotional Impacts

  With COVID-19 spreading across the country, many people are now thinking of how to keep their friends, their families, and themselves safe from the virus. But for those whose…

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Gut Bacteria May Soon be Treating a Wide Range of Illnesses

During the past fifteen years there has been ever-increasing interest in scientific research in the role of microbiome in human health. According to a recent article in Forbes India, this…

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Organs-On- A-Chip: A Novel Approach to Studying Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Biological engineers at MIT are using a new technique to study various organs and their interaction with our immune system. According to a recent article in Science Daily, the researchers…

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The Future of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Treatment: A Personalized and Optimized Algorithm
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The Future of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Treatment: A Personalized and Optimized Algorithm

According to a story from Healio, Dr. Adam Cheifetz recently spoke about treatment for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) at GUILD Conference 2020. He says that it is time for each…

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27th UEG Week: Anti-TNF-α Therapy as a Treatment for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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27th UEG Week: Anti-TNF-α Therapy as a Treatment for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

  The 27th United European Gastroenterology Week took place in Barcelona, Spain in October, at which some of the leading experts in gastroenterology spoke about their field. One of the…

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A Team of Scientists are Working on a Researching Treatments for Ulcerative Colitis
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A Team of Scientists are Working on a Researching Treatments for Ulcerative Colitis

According to a story from Medical Xpress, an international team of scientist from 34 different countries are putting their heads together to identify the most effective treatments for ulcerative colitis,…

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A Drug Used to Treat Psoriasis Could be Effective for Ulcerative Colitis
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A Drug Used to Treat Psoriasis Could be Effective for Ulcerative Colitis

According to a story from Medical News Bulletin, a recent study that was first published in the New England Journal of Medicine appears to have revealed a promising new treatment for ulcerative…

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New Research Hub for Inflammatory Bowel Disease is Awarded £5 Million in Grant Money
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New Research Hub for Inflammatory Bowel Disease is Awarded £5 Million in Grant Money

As originally reported in Cambridge Independent, inflammatory bowel diseases are about to get a boost in research after Health Data Research UK has awarded a £5 million grant to a…

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Step Therapy Supposedly Minimizes Risk, but for Brittany it Caused Severe Complications

  The Providence Journal recently published an article by Brittany Ricci, a student at Brown University’s Alpert Medical School, detailing her year-long struggle to receive the treatment her doctor had prescribed…

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Ulcerative Colitis Patient has Invented a New Device Which Could Improve Care for Many

Bob Hussey Bob Hussey is a 62-year-old mechanical engineer who, thanks to his own experience as an ulcerative colitis patient, has created a new invention that could help a wide…

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The Drug Stelara Gains Approval for Moderate to Severe Ulcerative Colitis in the EU
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The Drug Stelara Gains Approval for Moderate to Severe Ulcerative Colitis in the EU

According to a story from BioSpace, Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies recently announced that the European Commission (EC) has expanded the approved indication of the company's drug ustekinumab (marketed as Stelara). This…

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Abivax Begins Enrollment in Phase 2b Study of Experimental Ulcerative Colitis Treatment
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Abivax Begins Enrollment in Phase 2b Study of Experimental Ulcerative Colitis Treatment

According to a press release from French biotechnology company Abivax, the Company has successfully begun recruitment for its phase 2b clinical study of ABX464, its experimental once-a-day ulcerative colitis medication.…

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Editing Gut Bacteria Was Able to Curb Colorectal Cancer in Mice
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Editing Gut Bacteria Was Able to Curb Colorectal Cancer in Mice

According to a story from EurekAlert!, a team of researchers affiliated with UT Southwestern were successfully able to curtail inflammation-associated colorectal cancer in mice by precisely editing the animals' gut…

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As the Rate of Ulcerative Colitis Diagnoses Grows, its Clear More Research is Needed

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is actually a term used to classify a few different conditions. Two of these are Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.  These are rare…

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Biosimilar Drug for Ankylosing Spondylitis gets Approved by the FDA
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Biosimilar Drug for Ankylosing Spondylitis gets Approved by the FDA

According to a story from Ankylosing Spondylitis News, the drug Hadlima, which is a biosimilar to the drug Humira (adalimumab), was recently approved by the US Food and Drug Administration…

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New Intestinal Tissue “Atlas” Provides In-Depth Info About Ulcerative Colitis
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New Intestinal Tissue “Atlas” Provides In-Depth Info About Ulcerative Colitis

According to a story from the Broad Institute, there are still many mysteries to uncover related to inflammatory bowel diseases, which includes the rare form ulcerative colitis. The understanding of…

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