About TGU

The TGU is situated in the John Radcliffe hospital. The Unit builds on excellent clinical programmes in inflammatory bowel disease and hepatology as well as cutting edge fundamental science programmes in mucosal immunology.

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Latest Publications

Characterisation of the specificity, functionality and durability of host T-cell responses against the full-length hepatitis E virus. Hepatology. Article

Wnt disruption in colorectal polyps - the traditional serrated adenoma enters the fray. J Pathol, 239 (4), pp. 387-390. Article

Immune dysregulation in patients with PTEN hamartoma tumor syndrome: Analysis of FOXP3 regulatory T cells. J Allergy Clin Immunol. Article

News and Events

TGU Awards, Grants and Prizes Sep-Oct 2016

TGU Awards, Grants and Prizes Sep-Oct 2016

Posted 22/09/2016

Tom Chapman, Tobias Schwerd and Athena Cavounidis on their achievements this month!     Tom, a Gastroenterology Clinical ...

Oxford IBD Masterclass 2016

Oxford IBD Masterclass 2016

Posted 04/05/2016

Oxford IBD Masterclass 2016          17-21 September 2016 

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Podcasts- meet our researchers!

Crohn's Disease

Crohn's Disease

Posted 06/05/2016

Innate immune system Professor Alison Simmons is interested in the molecular aspects of innate immune recognition, the primitive ...

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Oxtalks Feed

Human Focus Group: Leedham Group, 16/Nov/2016 12:00

Human Focus Group: Simmons Group, 21/Dec/2016 12:00

Researcher of the Month

Researcher of the Month Oct: Malcolm Tan

Researcher of the Month Oct: Malcolm Tan

Posted 12/09/2016

  1) How did you become interested in translational gastroenterology?   By accident really! I arrived in Oxford as a clinician with ...

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