Limketkai Lab

Investigating the relationship between nutrition and inflammatory bowel disease

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Clinical and Translational Research to Improve Patient Care

We have a multi-institution network of national and international collaborators who share in our effort to advance science in IBD and nutrition.

The Best of IBD Journal, Clinical Research & Most Downloaded Paper Award

Each year published authors in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases are considered for the annual IBD Journal awards in both basic science and clinical research. Led by Dr. Berkeley Limketkai, the Center for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases was recognized at the Crohn’s & Colitis Congress for Dietary Patterns and Their Association with Symptoms Activity in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

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COVID-19 and IBD

The pandemic has thrusted the critical importance of better understanding how infectious outbreaks affect our patients --particularly potentially more vulnerable patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). Learn more about our studies and recently published data.