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
Follow-on RifAximin for the Prevention of recurrence following standard treatment of Infection with
Natural History of Histologically-proven Alcohol Related Liver Disease: A systematic review
Of Potions, Poisons, Polygonum, and Pre-emptive Polymorphism
Outcomes on the Use of Hemospray in Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeds Secondary to Tumours: Outcomes fro
“Development of Fixed Dose Combination Products” Workshop Report: Considerations of Gastrointestina
Comparison of Outcomes with Semi-mechanical and Circular Stapled Intrathoracic Esophagogastric Anast
Caffeine exposure induces browning features in adipose tissue in vitro and in vivo
Risk of infection associated with intravenous iron preparations: protocol for updating a systematic
Effects of pro-/synbiotic supplementation on anthropometric and metabolic indices in overweight or o
The Efficacy of Reverse Bevel Versus Franseen Needle in Acquiring Adequate Cytology in Gastrointesti
Service evaluation of faecal immunochemical testing and anaemia for risk stratification in the 2-wee
RiboCas: A Universal CRISPR-Based Editing Tool for Clostridium
The mechanisms of pharmacokinetic food-drug interactions - A perspective from the UNGAP group
Sofosbuvir/Velpatasvir for 12 Weeks in Hepatitis C Virus-Infected Patients with End-Stage Renal Dise
Rectal area as surrogate measure of rectal emptying during MR defecography
The impact of pre-operative intravenous iron on quality of life after colorectal cancer surgery: out
Association Between Topical Corticosteroid Use and Type 2 Diabetes in Two European Population-Based
Phase enhanced PSIR T1 weighted imaging improves contrast resolution of the nucleus basalis of Meyne
Outcomes on the Use of Hemospray in Gastrointestinal Bleeds Post Endoscopic Therapy: Outcomes from t
Outcomes on the Use of Hemospray in Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeds Secondary to Peptic Ulcers: Prospe
Shared genetic risk factors across carbamazepine-induced hypersensitivity reactions
Cohort profile: the Trivandrum non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) cohort
Interferon-Induced Transmembrane Proteins Mediate Viral Evasion in Acute and Chronic Hepatitis C Vi
Amino Acid Substitutions in Genotype 3a Hepatitis C Virus Polymerase Protein Affect Responses to Sof
Intraluminal Impact of Food: New Insights from MRI
Enhancing our understanding of small bowel function using modern imaging techniques
Carbohydrate-Dependent and Antimicrobial Peptide Defence Mechanisms Against Helicobacter pylori Infe
A pilot study of visceral fat and its association with adipokines, stool calprotectin and symptoms i
In search of stool donors: a multicenter study of prior knowledge, perceptions, motivators, and dete
Magnetically assisted capsule endoscopy in suspected acute upper-GI bleeding versus esophagogastrodu
Characterization of the urinary metabolic profile of cholangiocarcinoma in a United Kingdom populati
Interscapular and Perivascular Brown Adipose Tissue Respond Differently to a Short-Term High-Fat Di
Duration and Magnitude of Postoperative Risk of Venous Thromboembolism after Cholecystectomy: A Popu
Evolution of treatment targets in Crohn’s disease
Mortality in people with coeliac disease: Long-term follow-up from a Scottish cohort
Hybrid-biopsy endoscopic mucosal resection: an effective and simple technique for flat colorectal le
Development and Validation of Confocal Endomicroscopy Diagnostic Criteria for Low-Grade Dysplasia in
Effect of a Long Bout Versus Short Bouts of Walking on Weight Loss During a Weight-Loss Diet: A Rand
Young adults’ attitudes to sharing whole-genome sequencing information: a university-based survey
The impact of preexisting and posttransplant diabetes mellitus on outcomes following liver transplan
Glycaemic, gastrointestinal and appetite responses to breakfast porridges from ancient cereal grains
Epidemiology and natural history of hepatitis C virus infection among children and young people
Chronic diarrhoea in adults: what not to miss
Lactoferrin-loaded Alginate Microparticles to Target Clostridioides difficile infection
Housing Temperature Modulates the Impact of Diet-Induced Rise in Fat Mass on Adipose Tissue Before a
Mechanisms underlying effects of kiwifruit on intestinal function shown by MRI in healthy volunteers
Review article: managing the adverse events caused by anti-TNF therapy in inflammatory bowel disease
Acceptability, Accuracy, and Safety of Disposable Transnasal Capsule Endoscopy for Barrett’s Esophag
Association of Pretransplant Renal Function With Liver Graft and Patient Survival After Liver Transp
Fragility, Spin, and Interpretation of Randomized Clinical Trials
Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Elective Colorectal Surgery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (E
Glecaprevir/Pibrentasvir in patients with chronic HCV genotype 3 infection: An integrated phase 2/3
Changing Autonomy in Operative Experience Through UK General Surgery Training: A National Cohort Stu
ADAPT: An Algorithm Incorporating PRO-C3 Accurately Identifies Patients With NAFLD and Advanced Fibr
Targeting mu opioid receptors to modulate gastrointestinal function: what have we learnt so far from
Standardized Method for the Study of Antibody Neutralization of HCV Pseudoparticles (HCVpp)
Standardized Method for the Study of Antibody Neutralization of HCV Pseudoparticles (HCVpp)
Three years of obeticholic Acid (OCA) therapy results in histological improvements in patients with
Postoperative inflammation and insulin resistance in relation to body composition, adiposity and car
Acetarsol in the management of mesalazine-refractory ulcerative proctitis: a tertiary-level care exp
Virtual chromoendoscopy by using optical enhancement improves the detection of Barrett’s esophagus-a
Time Out of General Surgery Specialty Training in the UK: A National Database Study
Spatio-temporal motility MRI analysis of the stomach and colon
The Impact of Preoperative Immune Modulating Nutrition on Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Surgery f
The Use of Prophylactic Somatostatin Therapy Following Pancreaticoduodenectomy: A Meta-analysis of R
Changes in testing for and incidence of celiac disease in the UK: a population-based cohort study
Cross-genotype AR3-specific neutralizing antibodies confer long-term protection in injecting drug us
Enteral versus parenteral nutrition following pancreaticoduodenectomy: a systematic review and meta-
Expression of human ficolin-2 in hepatocytes confers resistance to infection by diverse hepatotropic
Elevated serum activity of MBL and ficolin-2 as biomarkers for progression to hepatocellular carcino
The death of Charlotte Bronte from hyperemesis gravidarum and refeeding syndrome: A new perspective
Incidence and Etiology of Drug-Induced Liver Injury in Mainland China
Does fecal calprotectin equally and accurately measure disease activity in small bowel and large bow
A variant in the MICA gene is associated with liver fibrosis progression in chronic hepatitis C thro
Validation of a Model for Identification of Patients With Compensated Cirrhosis at High Risk of Deco
Endoscopic treatment of chronic pancreatitis: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE)
Drug-Induced Liver Injury due to Flucloxacillin: Relevance of Multiple Human Leukocyte Antigen Allel
Testing for hepatitis C virus infection in UK prisons: What actually happens?
The Hepatitis C Awareness Through to Treatment (HepCATT) study: improving the cascade of care for he
Accuracy of FibroScan Controlled Attenuation Parameter and Liver Stiffness Measurement in Assessing
A Missense Variant in PTPN22 is a Risk Factor for Drug-induced Liver Injury
Antigenicity and Immunogenicity of Differentially Glycosylated HCV E2 Envelope Proteins Expressed in
The effects of terlipressin and direct portacaval shunting on liver hemodynamics following 80% hepat
Timeline and location of recurrence following successful ablation in Barrett’s oesophagus: an intern
ACG Clinical Guideline for Alcoholic Liver Disease: The MELD Threshold for Corticosteroid Treatment
The Effect of Psyllium Husk on Intestinal Microbiota in Constipated Patients and Healthy Controls
An Interactive Web-Based Educational Tool Improves Detection and Delineation of Barrett’s Esophagus-
Significance of Postinfectious Irritable Bowel Syndrome?
Identification of Cystic Lesions by Secondary Screening of Familial Pancreatic Cancer (FPC) Kindreds
A comparison of two different software packages for analysis of body composition using computed tomo
Cine MRI assessment of motility in the unprepared small bowel in the fasting and fed state: Beyond t
The Reporting on ERAS Compliance, Outcomes, and Elements Research (RECOvER) Checklist: A Joint State
Rome Foundation Working Team Report on Post-Infection Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Cloning and Analysis of Authentic Patient-Derived HCV E1/E2 Glycoproteins
InFusion Cloning for the Generation of Biologically Relevant HCV Chimeric Molecular Clones
Albuminuria Regression and All-Cause Mortality among Insulin-Treated Patients with Type 2 Analysis o
Outcomes of radiofrequency ablation as first-line therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma less than 3cm
The colorectal surgeon’s personality may influence the rectal anastomotic decision
Development and clinical validation of the Genedrive point-of-care test for qualitative detection of
Systematic review of the evidence for sustained efficacy of dietary interventions for reducing appet
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