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
Regional differences in human biliary tissues and corresponding in vitro derived organoids
Response to the comment on: “The Impact of Preoperative Immune-Modulating Nutrition on Outcomes in P
Population-Based PBPK Model for the Prediction of Time-Variant Bile Salt Disposition within GI Lumin
Food insecurity and mental health: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Feasibility and learning curve of unsupervised colorectal endoscopic submucosal hydrodissection at a
Manometric demonstration of duodenal/jejunal motor function consistent with the duodenal brake mecha
ESPEN guideline on clinical nutrition in acute and chronic pancreatitis
Investigation of Oxidative Stress-Related Candidate Genes as Risk Factors for Drug-Induced Liver Inj
Novel approach to endoscopic submucosal dissection of a cecal lesion with nonlifting sign by submuco
Endoscopic management of eosinophilic esophagitis presenting as a double lumen esophagus
The impact of peri-operative intravenous lidocaine on postoperative outcome after elective colorecta
Cost effectiveness of an intervention to increase uptake of hepatitis C virus testing and treatment
Increasing uptake of hepatitis C virus infection case-finding, testing, and treatment in primary ca
The management and long-term outcomes of endoscopic and surgical treatment of early esophageal adeno
Double-tunnel circumferential endoscopic submucosal dissection with double clip-band-line traction f
A modification of the clip-flap technique: the clip-band-flap technique
Hepatitis C Virus Vaccine: Challenges and Prospects
The use of oral antibiotics and mechanical bowel preparation in elective colorectal resection for th
The Development and Implementation of a Commissioned Pathway for the Identification and Stratificati
HLA associations with infliximab-induced liver injury
Detecting chronic liver disease: are liver function tests the solution?
Characterisation of the Serum Metabolic Signature of Cholangiocarcinoma in a United Kingdom Cohort
Standard versus simplified radiofrequency ablation protocol for Barrett’s esophagus: comparative ana
Recommendations from the ERAS(R) Society for standards for the development of enhanced recovery afte
Endoscopic hemostasis with hemoclips for post-variceal ligation bleeding ulcer
Effect of flaxseed supplementation on markers of inflammation and endothelial function: A systematic
Authors’ reply: Meta-analysis of goal-directed fluid therapy using transoesophageal Doppler in patie
The Evaluation and Use of a Food Frequency Questionnaire Among the Population in Trivandrum, South K
Acute Hyperenergetic, High-Fat Feeding Increases Circulating FGF21, LECT2, and Fetuin-A in Healthy M
The gastrointestinal tolerability of a non-digestible carbohydrate; an ascending dose trial in healt
Cenicriviroc Treatment for Adults with Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis and Fibrosis: Final Analysis of
Cenicriviroc Treatment for Adults with Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis and Fibrosis: Final Analysis of
Acute Hyperenergetic, High-Fat Feeding Increases Circulating FGF21, LECT2, and Fetuin-A in Healthy M
Acute Hyperenergetic, High-Fat Feeding Increases Circulating FGF21, LECT2, and Fetuin-A in Healthy M
Commentary: elastography as a predictor of portal hypertension
Restoration of function: the holy grail of peri-operative care
Publication governance in Clinical Nutrition
Postoperative pain management: time to get back on track
Commentary: non-alcoholic steatohepatitis-finding and minding the fire behind the smoke
The death of Charlotte Bronte from hyperemesis gravidarum and refeeding syndrome: A new perspective
Post-transplant Outcome of Lean Compared to Obese Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis in the United States:
Allogeneic blood and postoperative cancer outcomes: correlation or causation?
Response to Comment on: Perioperative Probiotics or Synbiotics in Adults Undergoing Elective Abdomin
Identification of Infectious Agents in High-Throughput Sequencing Data Sets Is Easily Achievable Usi
Early Clinical Outcomes of a Rapid Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis Pathway using Faecal Immunochemical T
Use of laparoscopic videos amongst surgical trainees in the United Kingdom
Transient elastography for screening of liver fibrosis: Cost-effectiveness analysis from six prospec
The Impact of Preexisting and Post-transplant Diabetes Mellitus on Outcomes Following Liver Transpla
Response to Comment on “Knight SR et al: The Impact of Preoperative Immune Modulating Nutrition on O
Effect of flaxseed supplementation on lipid profile: An updated systematic review and dose-response
Alginate and HM-pectin in sports-drink give rise to intra-gastric gelation in vivo
Response to Comment on “Knight SR et al: The Impact of Preoperative Immune Modulating Nutrition on O
Brown Adipose Tissue Response to Cold Stimulation Is Reduced in Girls With Autoimmune Hypothyroidism
Increased fasting small-bowel water content in untreated coeliac disease and scleroderma as assessed
Statin therapy does not influence the outcome of patients undergoing surgery for pancreatic cancer
Unacceptable failures: the final report of the Lancet Commission into liver disease in the UK
Obesity Is the Most Common Risk Factor for Chronic Liver Disease: Results From a Risk Stratification
Hyperosmolar dehydration: A predictor of kidney injury and outcome in hospitalised older adults
Lower gut microbiome diversity and higher abundance of proinflammatory genus Collinsella are associa
Efficacy of l-carnitine supplementation for management of blood lipids: A systematic review and dose
Beneficial effects of l-carnitine supplementation for weight management in overweight and obese adul
Glycaemic, gastrointestinal, hormonal and appetitive responses to pearl millet or oats porridge brea
Prediction of Survival Among Patients Receiving Transarterial Chemoembolization for Hepatocellular C
Effects of strawberry supplementation on cardiovascular risk factors: a comprehensive systematic rev
Validation of the AASLD recommendations for classification of oesophageal varices in clinical practi
Efficacy of direct-acting antivirals: UK real-world data from a well-characterised predominantly cir
Modulation of T Regulatory and Dendritic Cell Phenotypes Following Ingestion of Bifidobacterium long
A randomized, controlled, double-blind crossover study on the effects of isoeffective and isovolumet
Long-Term Obeticholic Acid Therapy Improves Histological Endpoints in Patients With Primary Biliary
Sofosbuvir/velpatasvir for 12weeks in hepatitis C virus-infected patients with end-stage renal disea
Diagnosis of Barrett’s esophagus and esophageal varices using a magnetically assisted capsule endosc
The risk of venous thromboembolism after surgery for esophagogastric malignancy and the impact of ch
Effect of exercise intensity on circulating hepatokine concentrations in healthy men
Response to Marino et al J Hep 2019 study: The reported “clear cut time association between interfer
A novel conjugal donor strain for improved DNA transfer into Clostridium spp
Editorial: understanding differences in patient response to ondansetron in irritable bowel syndrome
Impact of IFNL4 Genetic Variants on Sustained Virologic Response and Viremia in Hepatitis C Virus Ge
Outcomes Following an Index Emergency Admission With Cholecystitis: A National Cohort Study
Effective fecal microbiota transplantation for recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection in human
Gastrointestinal peptides and small-bowel hypomotility are possible causes for fasting and postprand
Winter cancellations of elective surgical procedures in the UK: a questionnaire survey of patients o
Abnormalities of mucosal serotonin metabolism and 5-HT3 receptor subunit 3C polymorphism in irritabl
First translational consensus on terminology and definitions of colonic motility in animals and huma
The impact of reduced red and processed meat consumption on cardiovascular risk factors; an interven
Interferon lambda 4 impacts the genetic diversity of hepatitis C virus
Design and testing of microbubble-based MRI contrast agents for gastric pressure measurement
How to select patients for antireflux surgery? The ICARUS guidelines (international consensus regard
Obesity Is the Most Common Risk Factor for Chronic Liver Disease: Results From a Risk Stratification
Treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhoea using titrated ondansetron (TRITON): study prot
Perioperative Probiotics or Synbiotics in Adults Undergoing Elective Abdominal Surgery: A Systematic
Genetic Polymorphisms Implicated in Nonalcoholic Liver Disease or Selected Other Disorders Have No I
Phosphorylation and functionality of CdtR in Clostridium difficile
Publisher Correction: SOX9 regulated matrix proteins are increased in patients serum and correlate w
Policosanol supplementation significantly improves blood pressure among adults: A systematic review
Drug-induced liver injury
The Impact of Preoperative Immune Modulating Nutrition on Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Surgery fo
The Role of Oral Antibiotic Preparation in Elective Colorectal Surgery: A Meta-analysis
Sexual Dimorphism of Brown Adipose Tissue Function
Obesity in acute alcoholic hepatitis increases morbidity and mortality
Meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials of early versus delayed cholecystectomy for mild gallsto
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