Current and emerging drugs for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease

  title={Current and emerging drugs for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease},
  author={John K. Triantafillidis and E Antonakie Merikas and Filippos Georgopoulos},
  booktitle={Drug design, development and therapy},
During the last decade a large number of biological agents against tumor necrosis factor-α (TNF-α), as well as many biochemical substances and molecules specifically for the medical treatment of patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), have been developed. This enormous progress was a consequence of the significant advances in biotechnology along with the increased knowledge of the underlying pathophysiological mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis of IBD. However, conventional… CONTINUE READING


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