Julia J Liu

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Increased epithelial gaps in the small intestine are predictive of hospitalization and surgery in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Jean Francois Turcotte
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Transl Gastroenterol 3:e19. 2012
  2. pmc Epithelial gaps in a rodent model of inflammatory bowel disease: a quantitative validation study
    Julia J Liu
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Transl Gastroenterol 2:e3. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Epithelial cell extrusion leads to breaches in the intestinal epithelium
    Julia J Liu
    Gastroenterology Division, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 19:912-21. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Mind the gaps: confocal endomicroscopy showed increased density of small bowel epithelial gaps in inflammatory bowel disease
    Julia J Liu
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Clin Gastroenterol 45:240-5. 2011
  5. pmc Endoscopic treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease: should you learn the techniques?
    Julia J Liu
    University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Albert, Canada
    Can J Gastroenterol 21:213-5. 2007
  6. pmc Cholangiocyte bile salt transporters in cholesterol gallstone-susceptible and resistant inbred mouse strains
    Julia J Liu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:1596-602. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Increased epithelial gaps in the small intestines of patients with inflammatory bowel disease: density matters
    Julia J Liu
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Gastrointest Endosc 73:1174-80. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Breaks in the wall: increased gaps in the intestinal epithelium of irritable bowel syndrome patients identified by confocal laser endomicroscopy (with videos)
    Jean Francois Turcotte
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Gastrointest Endosc 77:624-30. 2013
  9. pmc A balanced IL-1β activity is required for host response to Citrobacter rodentium infection
    Misagh Alipour
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Centre of Excellence for Gastrointestinal Inflammation and Immunity Research CEGIIR, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e80656. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Refractory gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: diagnosis and management
    Julia J Liu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Drugs 69:1935-44. 2009

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Publications14

  1. pmc Increased epithelial gaps in the small intestine are predictive of hospitalization and surgery in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Jean Francois Turcotte
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Transl Gastroenterol 3:e19. 2012
    ..Cell-shedding events on CLE were found to be predictive of disease relapse. The aim of this study was to assess the prognostic value of epithelial gap densities for major clinical events (hospitalization or surgery) in follow-up...
  2. pmc Epithelial gaps in a rodent model of inflammatory bowel disease: a quantitative validation study
    Julia J Liu
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Transl Gastroenterol 2:e3. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to quantitatively validate the findings of epithelial gap density observed with CLE against confocal microscopy (CM) and light microscopy...
  3. doi request reprint Epithelial cell extrusion leads to breaches in the intestinal epithelium
    Julia J Liu
    Gastroenterology Division, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 19:912-21. 2013
    ..In this study, we sought to determine the mechanism underlying the IEC extrusion that alters the permeability of the gut epithelium...
  4. doi request reprint Mind the gaps: confocal endomicroscopy showed increased density of small bowel epithelial gaps in inflammatory bowel disease
    Julia J Liu
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Clin Gastroenterol 45:240-5. 2011
    ..We also determined the density of epithelial gaps in a mouse model of inflammatory bowel disease-interleukin-10-deficient (IL-10) mice, versus the background strain using rigid probe confocal endomicroscopy...
  5. pmc Endoscopic treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease: should you learn the techniques?
    Julia J Liu
    University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Albert, Canada
    Can J Gastroenterol 21:213-5. 2007
  6. pmc Cholangiocyte bile salt transporters in cholesterol gallstone-susceptible and resistant inbred mouse strains
    Julia J Liu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:1596-602. 2008
    ..We investigated the dietary and gender influences on the expression and functionality of cholangiocyte bile salt transporters and development of biliary hyperplasia in cholesterol gallstone-susceptible C57L/J and resistant AKR/J mice...
  7. doi request reprint Increased epithelial gaps in the small intestines of patients with inflammatory bowel disease: density matters
    Julia J Liu
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Gastrointest Endosc 73:1174-80. 2011
    ..The density of epithelial gaps in the small bowels of patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and controls without IBD is unknown...
  8. doi request reprint Breaks in the wall: increased gaps in the intestinal epithelium of irritable bowel syndrome patients identified by confocal laser endomicroscopy (with videos)
    Jean Francois Turcotte
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Gastrointest Endosc 77:624-30. 2013
    ..Confocal laser endomicroscopy can be used to identify and quantitate epithelial gaps in the small intestine...
  9. pmc A balanced IL-1β activity is required for host response to Citrobacter rodentium infection
    Misagh Alipour
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Centre of Excellence for Gastrointestinal Inflammation and Immunity Research CEGIIR, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e80656. 2013
    ..Together, these findings highlight the importance of balanced cytokine responses as IL-1β improved bacterial clearance in Nlrp3(-/-) mice but increased tissue damage when given to WT mice. ..
  10. doi request reprint Refractory gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: diagnosis and management
    Julia J Liu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Drugs 69:1935-44. 2009
    ..The primary goal of treatment is symptom reduction and eventual elimination, which can be achieved with proper identification of the underlying cause of the symptoms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Smooth muscle remodeling of the gastroesophageal junction after endoluminal gastroplication
    Julia J Liu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:1023-7. 2007
    ..Despite suture loss, some patients have persistent symptomatic resolution...
  12. ncbi request reprint Management of gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Julia J Liu
    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    South Med J 99:735-41; quiz 742, 752. 2006
    ..Surgical fundoplications and endoscopic treatment modalities are mechanical treatment options for patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic treatment for atypical manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Julia J Liu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:440-5. 2006
    ..Atypical manifestations are common in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). The aim of this study was to evaluate the response of atypical manifestations of GERD to endoscopic antireflux treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease: effect of gender on clinical outcome
    Julia J Liu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:144-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether there are any gender differences in clinical presentation, diagnostic evaluations and response to endoscopic therapy in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease...