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Inflammatory Bowel Disease Learning Zone


Read time: 50 mins
Treatment options for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are evolving as knowledge of the condition is increasing. In the future, physicians may be able to offer therapy tailored to individual patients. This Learning Zone describes the background behind such advances.

The IBD Learning Zone contains key information relating to the epidemiology and pathophysiology of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, highlighting prevalence, impact and unmet needs. 

It also seeks to explain the underlying inflammatory processes that drive IBD, considering some of the key inflammatory pathways – inhibition of which are being investigated as potential therapeutic targets for clinical management.

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