Scientists have uncovered vital clues about how to treat serious bowel disorders by studying the behavior of cells in the colon. Researchers at the University of Edinburgh believe a chemical messenger that is essential for developing a baby's gut in the womb could hold the key to new treatments for inflammatory bowel disease, a condition which affects 1 in 250 people in the UK.
Study sheds light on cause of bowel disease
- 8. 12 2008 (06:00)