Targeting the complex interactions between microbiota, host epithelial and immune cells in inflammatory bowel disease.

@article{Hirata2016TargetingTC,
  title={Targeting the complex interactions between microbiota, host epithelial and immune cells in inflammatory bowel disease.},
  author={Yoshihiro Hirata and Sozaburo Ihara and Kazuhiko Koike},
  journal={Pharmacological research},
  year={2016},
  volume={113 Pt A},
  pages={
          574-584
        }
}
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic inflammatory intestinal disorder that includes two distinct disease categories: ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. Epidemiological, genetic, and experimental studies have revealed many important aspects of IBD. Genetic susceptibility, inappropriate immune responses, environmental changes, and intestinal… CONTINUE READING