The ESPCG has today released updated guidelines that advise that specific strains of probiotics can help to alleviate the symptoms of lower gastrointestinal disorders. The new publication, an update to the original 2013 paper, was published today (20 February 2018) in Alimentary Pharm
The 25th UEG Week Barcelona will be truly multidisciplinary and present the latest update for all specialties. The interactive online programme for UEG Week 2017 Barcelona is now available. *** UEG Week 2017 (October 28 – November 1, Barcelona / Spain) Share your research with renown
Heinz Hammer, Chair of the Education Committee at UEG, is happy to welcome Pierluigi Fracasso in the committee. Prof Fracasso’s term will be from January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2020. The ESPCG would like to wish him many congratulations!
The board of the Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences in Maastricht has appointed prof. dr. Jean Muris as per January 1, 2017 as chair of the department of family medicine. The appointment has a regular term of 6 years. Prof. dr. Muris succeeds prof.dr. Job Metsemakers, w
Something in the water Infections have long been thought to cause irritable bowel syndrome, but it has not been clear how. It seems that pathogens might be changing the behaviour of our gut microbiota. Knut-Arne Wensaas contribut