The Role of Tumor Necrosis Factor in IBD

The Role of Tumor Necrosis Factor in IBD

What is anti-TNF and Tumor Necrosis Factor?   Perhaps many of you have heard the term “anti-TNF,” in reference to your medication like Remicade or Humira. What the heck is TNF anyway? Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) is a signaling protein in the human...
Biology Basics: The Story of IBD

Biology Basics: The Story of IBD

Biology and IBD  In order to understand Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), you must understand the biology and some of the systems that make up our body and how they relate to the disease.   The First Word In IBD – Inflammatory Inflammation is a defense...