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Bifidobacterium breve. Image by K.R.Hughes

New evidence of how gut microbes affect Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Scientists at the Institute of Food Research (IFR) have uncovered a new mechanism linking bacteria in the gut to Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). They have found that certain bacteria release molecules that interact with the lining of the gut to influence a process known as epithelial cell shedding. This shedding process is vital to maintaining […]

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Dr Lindsay Hall

Prestigious £1.3 million grant to study beneficial bacteria in early life

A Norwich Research Park scientist has received £1.3 million in funding from the Wellcome Trust to investigate how beneficial bacteria protect against deadly infection in early life. Dr Lindsay Hall, a lecturer at the Norwich Medical School at University of East Anglia (UEA) who is also a researcher at the Institute of Food Research (IFR), […]

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