Research

The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition conducts forefront research in the following areas:

  1. Neural and hormonal cell biology and signal transduction in the gut
  2. Gastrointestinal inflammation and wound repair
  3. Gastrointestinal oncology
  4. Splanchnic blood flow, tissue ischemia, reconditioning and regulation of blood flow
  5. Nutrition and pancreatic biology
  6. Intestinal microflora
  7. Hepatic and biliary lipid research
  8. Hepatic microcirculation, portal hypertension, vascular wound healing and remodeling
  9. Hepatic steatosis and steatohepatitis
  10. Viral hepatitis research