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Discovery may lead to a new treatment.
Eating more olive oil could help prevent ulcerative colitis, according to a new study coordinated by medical researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA).
Inflammatory bowel disease is a chronic recurrent disease, which mainly consists of ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, and whose causes are as yet unclear.
Research led by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital investigators identifies potential new targets for treatment of colitis and other inflammatory bowel diseases.
Greater understanding of genetics of ulcerative colitis key to developing new treatments, researchers say
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Free Medication Provided by Shire to Patients Taking Lialda(R) (mesalamine) or Pentasa(R) (mesalamine) for the Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis Who Have Lost Their Jobs in 2009 PHILADELPHIA, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, Nasdaq: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, is responding to the needs of patients who are diagnosed with ulcerative colitis (UC) and prescribed gastrointestinal (GI) medications from Shire by expanding its Patient Assistant Program...
Researchers from the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Univesidad de AlcalÃ¡ (UAH), confirm that N-acetyl-L-cysteine (NAC) combined with mesalamine produces a significant improvement in patients suffering from ulcerative colitis.
An international consortium of researchers, including major contribution from a team led by Dr. John D. Rioux, a professor of medicine at the UniversitÃ© de MontrÃ©al and the Montreal Heart Institute, has identified genetic markers associated with risk for ulcerative colitis.
Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLXP) today announced that 1.5 g mesalamine granules once-daily maintained remission versus placebo in ulcerative colitis (UC) patients who switched from another 5-ASA product (78 percent of relapse-free subjects vs. 59 percent (P less than 0.001)).