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COVID-19 Vaccine Response in IBD Patients

A Cedars-Sinai study has found that IBD patients are not at increased risk of side effects from COVID-19 vaccines. The study also has revealed that more than 90% of IBD patients pr...

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Genetic Risk For Fatal Blood Clots Identified

The ability to identify IBD patients who are at high risk for developing life-threatening blood clots could lead to improvements in treatment.

Discoveries / Oct 29, 2021

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Landmark IBD Study Reveals the Need to Take Ancestry into Acco...

Genetic risk factors for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) differ dramatically between African Americans and people of European ancestry, according to a pioneering study co-led by C...

Discoveries / Oct 28, 2021

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Enzyme Targeted by Coronavirus Influences Gut Inflammation

Although the coronavirus usually strikes the lungs first, it can inflame and damage organs in the body. A study at Cedars-Sinai shows that the enzyme facilitating these attacks is ...

Discoveries / Aug 02, 2021

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A Good Grip on Crohn's Disease

Bianco can embrace new experiences, and cope with sadness and anxiety brought on by the pandemic including treatment for Crohn’s disease, because her health is well-managed by a te...

Cedars-Sinai Magazine / Mar 05, 2021

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"Creeping Fat" in Crohn's Patients Linked to Bacteria

Cedars-Sinai investigators have found that "creeping fat" is actually responding to bacteria that have migrated out of damaged intestines directly into connective tissue.

Discoveries / Mar 02, 2021

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A Double-Edged Sword: Inflammation and Your Health

Inflammation is the body's defense against injury and infection but, left unchecked, it can ravage organs and trigger disease. Cedars-Sinai scientists are seeking ways to dampen th...

Discoveries / Feb 12, 2021

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What IBD Patients Should Know About COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues on and vaccination ramps up, Cedars-Sinai experts reassure IBD patients about their risk of complications and the importance of vaccination. Lear...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Dec 23, 2020

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Misconceptions

What we don't know about the effect of medications on pregnancy could fill a large medical textbook. More than 90% of prescriptions haven't been tested on expectant mothers, leadin...

Discoveries / Jan 01, 2020

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Living With IBD: Surviving the Holidays

Parties and family gatherings with indulgent food, alcoholic beverages, and the stress of family pressures can lead to flare-ups of Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. We asked ...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Dec 02, 2019

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A Deep Dive with Data Scientists

Get to know Cedars-Sinai’s bioinformatics champions, who dig through vast data sets to distill meaningful patterns from our genes, tissues and behaviors. Their research is informin...

Discoveries / Aug 09, 2019

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She's Got Guts

Rising star Suzanne Devkota, PhD, is passionate about the convergence of food, health, and the bugs that live in our guts. Her ever-present “poop pillow” serves as an icebreaker fo...

Discoveries / Feb 25, 2019

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A Gut Check for Precision Medicine

Philanthropic gifts have allowed Dr. Stephan Targan to build the F. Widjaja Foundation Inflammatory Bowel and Immunobiology Research Institute into an investigatory powerhouse and ...

Discoveries / Feb 24, 2019

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Married to the Microbiome

Gastroenterologist Mark Pimentel, MD, and endocrinologist Ruchi Mathur, MD, are not only married, but they’ve also successfully united their two fields of research. Here, they retr...

Discoveries / Feb 20, 2019

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The Rebounder

A former professional basketball player and globetrotter, Lisa S. Thomas has spent the last 19 years studying inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) at Cedars-Sinai.

Discoveries / Feb 19, 2019