Vinton S Chadwick
Affiliation: Private Bag
Country: New Zealand
- Activation of the mucosal immune system in irritable bowel syndromeVinton S Chadwick
Wakefield Gastroenterology Centre and Research Institute, Wakefield Hospital, Wellington, New Zealand
Gastroenterology 122:1778-83. 2002..A role for the mucosal immune system in the pathogenesis of irritable bowel syndrome is suggested by its association with intestinal infections...
- Detection of Chlamydia pneumoniae by polymerase chain reaction-enzyme immunoassay in intestinal mucosal biopsies from patients with inflammatory bowel disease and controlsWangxue Chen
Wakefield Gastroenterology Research Institute, Wakefield Hospital, Wellington South, New Zealand
J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:987-93. 2002..The objective of the present study was to investigate the frequency of the presence of C. pneumoniae DNA in intestinal biopsies from patients with IBD and from non-IBD controls...
- Investigations into the influence of host genetics on the predominant eubacteria in the faecal microflora of childrenJessica A Stewart
Wakefield Gastroenterology Research Institute, Wakefield Hospital, Private Bag 7909, Wellington South, New Zealand
J Med Microbiol 54:1239-42. 2005..001). The results of this study indicate that host genetics influence the composition of the dominant eubacterial population in children...