Gastrointestinal Diseases

Human Gut-In-A-Dish Model Helps Define 'Leaky Gut'

by University of California - San Diego
3D human gut organoids reveal molecular system that keeps intestinal linings sealed, demonstrate how the system breaks down and how it can be strengthened with the diabetes drug metformin

Like It or Not, Broccoli May Be Good for the Gut

by Penn State

In a study, when mice ate broccoli with their regular diet, they were better able to tolerate digestive issues similar to symptoms of leaky gut and colitis than mice that were not placed on a broccoli-supplemented diet