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

Ataxin-3 Links NOD2 and TLR2 Mediated Innate Immune Sensing and Metabolism in Myeloid Cells. Front Immunol, 10, pp. 1495. Article

Divergent memory responses driven by adenoviral vectors are impacted by epitope competition. Eur J Immunol. Article

NOD2 and TLR2 Signal via TBK1 and PI31 to Direct Cross-Presentation and CD8 T Cell Responses. Front Immunol, 10, pp. 958. Article

News and Events

TGU, University of Oxford Awarded the IBD Stress Test QuickFire Challenge

TGU, University of Oxford Awarded the IBD Stress Test QuickFire Challenge

Posted 15/07/2019

 Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS announced on 11th July that the Translational Gastroenterology Unit, University of Oxford, has ...

OUH Quality Improvement Symposium (QIP)

OUH Quality Improvement Symposium (QIP)

Posted 08/07/2019

Oxford Simulation, Teaching and Research (OxSTaR) and the Medical Directors Office held the yearly QIP Symposium on Friday 5th July ...



Posted 08/07/2019

A Hepatology Specialist Practitioner at Oxford University Hospitals has scooped the top prize at the national Dr Falk-Pharma / Guts ...

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Dr Benjamin Fairfax: Defining correlates of clinical benefit and autoimmune adverse events secondary to Immune Checkpoint blockade, 09/Jan/2020 16:30

Featured TGU Researcher

Michael FitzPatrick

Michael FitzPatrick

Posted 12/06/2019

  How did you become interested in translational gastroenterology? I have been fascinated by science and the natural world for ...

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