Title Amount
Gut Imaging for Function & Transit in Cystic Fibrosis £107,940
Fighting the Fatty Liver Pandemic £248,321
Translational Safety Biomarker Pipeline €28M
Low Anterior Resection Syndrome (LARS) After Rectal Cancer Treatment £349,884
A novel and potent antibiotic for treating Clostridium difficile £1.7m
MAGIC2 £1,224,841
New insights into digestive function in Cystic Fibrosis using MRI £15,860
A new MRI based disease measure in Ulcerative Colitis – Optimisation studies in Healthy Volunteers £4,500
Effect of kiwifruit on Gastrointestinal Fluid Distribution and tansit in Healthy volunteers £249,566
Metagenomic analysis of the Gut Microbiota of the Pre-industrialised Indian Korku Tribe: Prospects £9,881
Antimicrobial peptide human deensin-5 and agent for tackling AMR and Crohns disease £15,653
Understanding the role of microbial metabolites in the initiation and progression of Crohn’s disease £18,417
Functional characteristics of a rare MTTP mutation £9,850
Towards Personalised Therapies for Crohn’s Disease Using Primary Intestinal Enteroids £99,051
A new MR-based Perianal Crohn’s disease activity score: A multi-centre study. The MAP study £77,439
Validation of the Genedrive for HCV RNA testing £53,576.00
VacA mediated immunomodulation £285,060
Helicobacter pylori - cellular immunity and protection against multiple sclerosis £81,932
Small bowel motility quantified by cine MRI as a predictor of long term response in patients with Cr £932,139
Proof of Concept: Assessment of a Polymer-based Nanoparticulate System to Enhance Drug Delivery of L £14,808
Assessing the efficacy of liposomal antibiotic formulations for site-specific gastric therapy agains £23,639
The causes of constipation. Reclassifying constipation using MRI and high resolution manometry to de £1,600,000
A Microarray Assay for Patient Stratification and Management of C. difficile Infection £24,000
Assessment of gut transit in paediatric constipation without ionizing radiation: Magnetic Resonance £356,796
An assessment of muscle function in Crohn’s Disease £10,000
Deconstructing the gut-brain axis in adult Crohn’s disease using fMRI methodology. £84,258
Prospective European Drug-Induced Liver Injury Registry (Pro-Euro-DILI Registry) 50’000 €
Non-invasive detection, stratification and treatment of chronic liver disease in vulnerable elderly £134,746
Nottingham Molecular Pathology Node (NMPN) £2,400,000
The Trent HCV Cohort study £400,000
Characterising IBS subtypes and their response to stress using MRI £250,000
Trent study of patients with Hep-C virus (HCV) infection: Non-invasive assessment of progression of £467,121
FSF award gastrointestinal response to stress in IBS £150,000
Evaluation of a non-endoscopic Immunocytological Device (Cytosponge) for Barrett’s Esophagus Screeni £97,146
Mode of action of Moviprep: impact on distribution of intestinal fluid and colonic microbiota £156,367
Modelling chemotherapy associated steatohepatitis (CASH) in a microfluidic primary human liver cultu £9,920
Drug-Induced Liver Injury £78,327
NIHR Senior Investigator FSF Award £60,000
Efficacy & mode of action of mesalazine in the treatment of diarrhoea-predominant irritable bowel sy £725,000
NIA Fellowship - The scarred liver project £50,000
Apply and Develop MRI techniques to characterize the changes in the small bowel associated with perm £10,000
Altered Appetite in Crohn’s disease: Deconstructing the enteroendocrine axis using fMRI. £140,508.32
Prophylaxis of Clostridium difficile infections £176,237.38
Royal Society Wolfson merit award £25,000.00
Asseel Khalaf PGR studentship £100,000
Real world outcomes of treatment of HCV-infected patients based on the use of sofosbuvir £116,000
Developing methods for measuring gut permeability and fat infiltration with MRI £84,258
Gut Motility in Crohn’s disease. PhD Studentship £100,000
IBD Educational Grant £8,400
Pilot study to characterise the skeletal muscle metabolic response to a meal in patients with Crohn’ £4,500
Reduced intestinal motility in inflammatory Crohn’s disease – Optimisation studies in healthy volunt £10,000
Phenotypic assessment of C. difficile mutants in a human in vitro model of C. difficile infection £4,500
Assessment of the in vivo effects of a glycosylated dendrimer, PETIM-DG, in a murine model of C. dif £7,000
CLOSPORE:  Understanding the Clostridium Spore, a Prerequiste for Disease Interventions and Exploita £2,865,288.79
Diagnosis of Acid Reflux Disease £132,300
A Prospective Study on a Relationship Between Hydr £61,843
Stratifying risk of gastric adenocarcinoma in Helicobacter pylori infected patients: development of £5,892
Katie Elisabeth Rollins ESPEN Research Fellowship £40,408
Confidence in Concept 2013 £85,612
MRI Study £97,000
MagniView Study £7,912
Effect of Gluten content of bread £9,492
EASL registry Grant £35,798.33
Helicobacter Eradication vs Aspirin Toxicity £1,819,174
The effect of extreme Trendelenburg positioning £39,222.45
Dietary evaluation and interventions in NAFLD in south indian community £9,904
Evaluation of Interventions designed to increase diagnosis and treatment of patients with HCV infect £1,112,000
Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Techniques in the evaluation and estimation of portal £21,600
Stratifying risk of gastric adenocarcinoma in Helicobacter pylori infected patients: development of £5,892
Scarred Liver Project £491,000
Pump Priming study £10,000
European Association for Endoscopic Surgery and other interventional techniques £36,633.22
MRC fellowship £194,730
CIC Assessing chronic liver injury using dynamic MRI £69,597
Towards the treatment of C Diff £109,400.00
Stratified Medicine to optimise Treatment for HCV infection £5,200,000
Faecal Incontinence: Is there evidence for Synergy £50,000
ALL-HEART Allopurinol and cardiovascular outcome £274,121
Variety of Beverages Increase Fluid Consumption £12,000
Focus groups NAFLD patients £10,110
Olympus-Core National Endoscopy Fellowship £180,000
Telomere Length and Telomerase Activity £8,260
Acellular approaches to therapeutic delivery £4,600,000
Barretts oesophagus related neoplasia £71,686.17
L171 Vaper £18,083
11GA001 Controlled Trial of “Follow On” Rifaximin £111,568.00
Mr Krishna Kumar Varadhan-ESPEN Fellowship £23,939
The Assessment of Liver Fibrogenesis £61,983
The aetiology of pain in chronic pancreatitis £9,825
Oesophageal and Gastric Varices in Cirrhosis £50,000
Clostridium research project £180,000.00
FAST (PROBE) £335,563
Nilanjana tewari CORE fellowship £179,665
Establishment of a resource for Long-Term study of hepatitis C Virus infection in the UK - HCV Resea £1,920,000
Study to assess safety of GSK1605786A £4,401
Subjects with moderately to severely active crohns £3,126
In vivo imaging of T-cell migration in Helicobacter pylori infection £15,000
FSF Award Gastrointestinal response to stress in IBS £150,000
Standard Care Versus Celecoxib Outcome study £285,599
Helicobacter pylori duodenal ulcer promoting gene A £183,201
Publications View all Publications
Advanced Preclinical Models for Evaluation of Drug Induced Liver Injury - Consensus Statement by the
External validation of a model to predict women most at risk of postpartum venous thromboembolism: M
Risk and outcome of venous and arterial thrombosis in patients with cirrhosis: a Danish nationwide c
Retrospective screening of routine respiratory samples revealed undetected community transmission an
Comparison of the Prognosis of Decompensated Cirrhosis in Patients with and Without Eradication of H
Diagnostic accuracy and interobserver agreement of digital single-operator cholangioscopy for indete
Disease burden and economic impact of diagnosed non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) in the United K
The placebo response rate in pharmacological trials in patients with irritable bowel syndrome: a sys
Planned Surgery in the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Prospective Cohort Study from Nottingham
Preoperative opioid use: a modifiable risk factor for poor postoperative outcomes
Genome-wide Association Study and Meta-analysis on Alcohol-Associated Liver Cirrhosis Identifies Gen
Guidelines for Perioperative Care for Emergency Laparotomy Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) So
Systematic Review of Treatments for Colorectal Metastases in Elderly Patients to Guide Surveillance
Corrigendum to: “Genome-wide association study of non-alcoholic fatty liver and steatohepatitis in a
Elevated bilirubin, alkaline phosphatase at onset, and drug metabolism are associated with prolonged
The impact of direct acting antivirals on hepatitis C virus disease burden and associated costs in f
Real world SOF/VEL/VOX retreatment outcomes and viral resistance analysis for HCV patients with prio
The relation between stimulated salivary flow and the temporal consumption experience of a liquid or
Evaluating the Sensitivity and Specificity of Promising Circulating Biomarkers to Diagnose Liver Inj
Systematic review: the impact of inflammatory bowel disease-related fatigue on health-related qualit
United European Gastroenterology (UEG) and European Society for Neurogastroenterology and Motility (
Analysis of T Cell Responses to Helicobacter pylori Infection
Comparative effects of viral-transport-medium heat inactivation upon downstream SARS-CoV-2 detection
Immunogenicity of a new gorilla adenovirus vaccine candidate for COVID-19
Drug-induced liver injury: Asia Pacific Association of Study of Liver consensus guidelines
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: Not time for an obituary just yet!
Impact of gastrointestinal tract variability on oral drug absorption and pharmacokinetics: an UNGAP
Patient-centric goal-oriented perioperative care
Assessment of hepatic steatosis by controlled attenuation parameter using the M and XL probes: an in
Guidelines for Perioperative Care for Emergency Laparotomy Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) So
Disease burden and economic impact of diagnosed non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) in the United K
Large volume paracentesis: to do or where to do?
Analysis of T Cell Responses to Helicobacter pylori Infection
Fasting and surgery timing (FaST) audit
Opioid prescription at postoperative discharge: a retrospective observational cohort study
Bisacodyl: A review of pharmacology and clinical evidence to guide use in clinical practice in patie
The placebo response rate in pharmacological trials in patients with irritable bowel syndrome: a sys
The centenary of the Harris-Benedict equations: How to assess energy requirements best? Recommendati
Faecal immunochemical testing and blood tests for prioritization of urgent colorectal cancer referra
Real-World Outcomes of DAA Treatment and Retreatment in UK-based Patients Infected with HCV Genotype
Corrigendum to: “Genome-wide association study of non-alcoholic fatty liver and steatohepatitis in a
SARS-CoV-2 vaccination for patients with inflammatory bowel disease: a British Society of Gastroente
A Randomized Trial of Albumin Infusions in Hospitalized Patients with Cirrhosis
Snare rotation technique: a simple tip for successful polypectomy for non-pedunculated gastrointesti
Endoscopic management of Barrett’s dysplasia and early neoplasia: efficacy, safety and long-term out
What is the incidence of methotrexate or leflunomide discontinuation related to cytopenia, liver enz
Gut Microbial Profile Is Associated With Residential Settings and Not Nutritional Status in Adults i
Radiofrequency ablation for Barrett’s oesophagus related neoplasia with the 360 Express catheter: in
Disease burden and economic impact of diagnosed non-alcoholic steatohepatitis in five European coun
Safety and efficacy of hydrothermal duodenal mucosal resurfacing in patients with type 2 diabetes: t
The impact of direct acting antivirals on hepatitis C virus disease burden and associated costs in f
Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on tuberculosis care in India
Factors Associated with Attrition and Performance Throughout Surgical Training: A Systematic Review
Utility and Cost-Effectiveness of a Nonendoscopic Approach to Barrett’s Esophagus Surveillance After
Drug-induced liver injury: Asia Pacific Association of Study of Liver consensus guidelines
Pain Severity Correlates With Biopsy-Mediated Colonic Afferent Activation But Not Psychological Scor
Colonisation Factor CD0873, an Attractive Oral Vaccine Candidate against Clostridioides difficile
Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Autoimmune Hepatitis, and Prediction of Disease Activity
Chronic constipation in adults: Contemporary perspectives and clinical challenges. 2: Conservative,
Utility of palliative EUS-guided biliary drainage using lumen-apposing metal stents: a prospective m
Metabolic Imaging in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: Applications of Magnetic Resonance Spectrosc
Does Advice Based on Biomarkers of Liver Injury or Non-Invasive Tests of Liver Fibrosis Impact High-
Impact of Diet on Symptoms of the Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Prevention and management of idiosyncratic drug-induced liver injury: Systematic review and meta-ana
Use of an optimised enzyme/prodrug combination for Clostridia directed enzyme prodrug therapy induce
High intake of vegetables is linked to lower white blood cell profile and the effect is mediated by
Hemostatic forceps used as a scissor-type knife in combination with the transanal-traction method fo
Systematic review: the impact of inflammatory bowel disease-related fatigue on health-related qualit
Turning ‘waiting lists’ for elective surgery into ‘preparation lists’
UK recommendations on opioid stewardship
We need stronger evidence for (or against) hepatocellular carcinoma surveillance
Changes in IgA-targeted microbiota following fecal transplantation for recurrent Clostridioides diff
Reply to comment on ‘Preoperative intravenous iron therapy and survival after colorectal cancer surg
The impact of COVID-19 on surgical training: a systematic review
Guidelines on the management of ascites in cirrhosis
“A little (PPI) MAGIC can take you a long way”: involving children and young people in research fro
Obesity, Diabetes, Coffee, Tea, and Cannabis Use Alter Risk for Alcohol-Related Cirrhosis in 2 Large
The prebiotic effects of omega-3 fatty acid supplementation: A six-week randomised intervention tria
Long-term outcomes of liver transplant recipients followed up in non-transplant centres: Care closer
The Controversies of Mechanical Bowel and Oral Antibiotic Preparation in Elective Colorectal Surgery
The Spectrum of Helicobacter-Mediated Diseases
Regional Differences in Human Biliary Tissues and Corresponding In Vitro-Derived Organoids
Unraveling the behavior of oral drug products inside the human gastrointestinal tract using the aspi
Role of Drugs Used for Chronic Disease Management on Susceptibility and Severity of COVID-19: A Larg
Perceptions and Experiences of the University of Nottingham Pilot SARS-CoV-2 Asymptomatic Testing Se
A new tool for estimating liver cancer risk after a hepatitis C virus cure
MR Measures of Small Bowel Wall T2 Are Associated With Increased Permeability
High-resolution manometry reveals different effect of polyethylene glycol, bisacodyl, and prucalopri
Chronic constipation in adults: Contemporary perspectives and clinical challenges. 1: Epidemiology,
Serosal-exposure sign during colonic endoscopic submucosal dissection of a recurrent polyp in ascend
Reduced brown adipose tissue-associated skin temperature following cold stimulation in children and
Processing Apples to Puree or Juice Speeds Gastric Emptying and Reduces Postprandial Intestinal Volu
A nociresponsive specific area of human somatosensory cortex within BA3a: BA3c?
Measurement of fasted state gastric antral motility before and after a standard bioavailability and
In Silico Food-Drug Interaction: A Case Study of Eluxadoline and Fatty Meal
In Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis, Serum Keratin-18 Fragments Are Diagnostic, Prognostic, and Theragnost
Impact of acute exercise on immediate and following early post-exercise FGF-21 concentration in adul
Genetic Risk Factors in Drug-Induced Liver Injury Due to Isoniazid-Containing Antituberculosis Drug
The European NAFLD Registry: A real-world longitudinal cohort study of nonalcoholic fatty liver dise
A critical review of the available evidence on the diagnosis and clinical features of CPPD: do we re
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