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Digestive Diseases Research

Cedars-Sinai's digestive disease research uses stem cells to create intestine replicas in the lab and study for clues to IBD.

Featured Faculty

We have been involved in pioneering the use of a variety of novel therapeutics in IBD."

Eric A. Vasiliauskas, MD

Meet Our Team

The respected faculty members dedicated to digestive disease research at Cedars-Sinai explore a multitude of conditions and diseases through theoretical, applied and translational research.

Researchers study first test with a high specificity for IBS, likely based on a pathological mechanism of the disease.

Discovering new therapeutics and sharing cutting-edge knowledge about the digestive system and digestive diseases.


The digestive diseases laboratories conduct basic, translational and genomic research in inflammatory bowel disease, including motility studies, surgical research, drug trials and pediatric IBD.

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