About the TGU

The TGU main laboratory 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.

The Oxford Gastroenterology Unit is acknowledged as one of the premier units for clinical care and research in Europe and has attracted clinical and research fellows from all over the world.

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Latest Publications

Memory inflation following adenoviral vaccination depends on IL-21. Vaccine. Article

Structural Remodeling of the Human Colonic Mesenchyme in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Cell, 175 (2), pp. 372-386.e17. Article

Characterization of hepatitis C virus resistance to grazoprevir reveals complex patterns of mutations following on-treatment breakthrough that are not observed at relapse. Infect Drug Resist, 11, pp. 1119-1135. Article

News and Events

Human Immune Discovery Initiative (HIDI)

Human Immune Discovery Initiative (HIDI)

Posted 24/08/2018

The University of Oxford Immunology Network has driven the development of a Human Immune Discovery Initiative (HIDI), an initiative ...

Launch event: Human Iron Research at Oxford (HIRO)

Launch event: Human Iron Research at Oxford (HIRO)

Posted 01/08/2018

Wednesday 12th September, 14.00- 17.00, Examination Schools, High St, Oxford This is an opportunity for anyone involved in iron ...

Clinician-Scientists in the making visit the TGU from the Chinese University of Hong Kong

Clinician-Scientists in the making visit the TGU from the Chinese University of Hong Kong

Posted 31/05/2018

This research internship at the Translational Gastroenterology Unit has definitely served us as a valuable experience in our medical ...

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Dr Alissa Walsh, Fay Probert: Metabolomics for IBD - are the answers in the blood?, 01/Nov/2018 16:30

Dr Carolina Arancibia, Dr Alessandra Geremia, Dr Valentina Greto: Microbial-host interactions involved in obesity and the response to bariatric surgery, 15/Nov/2018 14:00

Featured TGU Researcher

Dominik Aschenbrenner

Dominik Aschenbrenner

Posted 01/10/2018

1. How did you become interested in translational gastroenterology? To study and discover the cellular and molecular networks of ...

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