Basic Science Research

    The digestive diseases basic science research program

    • GI physiology
    • Motility and nutrition
    • Chronic liver diseases

    Specific projects include:

    • Mechanisms of hepatic fibrosis
    • Molecular associated fatty acid metabolism in the liver, Chris Yun, PhD
    • Signaling mechanisms and enteric neuron survival, Shanthi Srinivasan, MD
    • Nutritional adaptation during intestinal regeneration

    Basic Science Research Areas of Interest Principal Investigators: