Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Overview of Research Groups


Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Research Unit

The IBD Research Unit focuses on pre-clinical experimental research related to Ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.


Hepatology Research Unit

The Hepatology research group is focused on pre-clinical and translational research related to liver fibrosis/cirrhosis, portal hypertension, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, hepatocellular carcinoma and solid organ transplantation.

Digestive Oncology Research Unit

The Digestive Oncology research group is focused on the identification of molecular biomarkers for early detection, prediction of relapse and response to treatment of solid digestive tumors.