The Inside Story

The Inside Story tells you about the Centre, our unique research department, team of dedicated staff, as well as offering you helpful advice for healthier living. As Dr. Tom Borody puts it, “this newsletter is all about becoming healthier and happier.” Click the title for a pdf version of the newsletter.

Issue 11: December 2012

  • CDD showcases Gastro advancements
  • GP Nights
  • Bioscience Opens Specialist
  • Laboratory at CDD
  • Keeping Up With Technology
  • Recognition at LAST!!

Issue 10: December 2011

  • 10 Year Anniversary for PTRC
  • Publications reach epidemic proportions
  • Outside the World of Gastroenterology – Department of Research & Innovation
  • The Year in a Nutshell

Issue 9: May 2010

  • Haemorrhoids
  • Faecal Transplants USA
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Tapeworm
  • On the Research Front
  • Oxfam Trailwalker

Issue 8: October 2008

  • Constipation – Light at the end of the tunnel
  • Colonoscopy for pigs
  • New treatment for C. difficile diarrhoea
  • Novel therapy for Dientamoeba fragilis and Blastocystis hominis parasites
  • On the Research Front

Issue 7: March 2008

  • Childhood Disintegrative Disorder
  • You take my breath away
  • On the Research Front
  • New Age Haemorrhoid Treatment
  • Giaconda Milestones: Mapping the path forward for Myoconda

Issue 6: December 2007

  • Iron Infusion: Energy Boost
  • What is Oesophageal Manometry?
  • On the Research Front
  • Keeping an Eye on Hot Bowels
  • Giaconda Milestones: Careful Fiscal Management

Issue 5: July 2007

  • Human Bowel Flora: Changing Paradigms
  • Endoscopes of the Future
  • Improved safety in Endoscopy: Oxygenation in Endoscopy
  • On the Research Front
  • Giaconda Milestones: Patents – An essential part of a biotech business

Issue 4: December 2006

  • What’s eating you now? Treatments for bowel parasites and resistent H. pylori
  • Research Update: PSK, a new adjuvant in the treatment of cancer!
  • Clinical Trials: Department of Research and Innovation
  • Giaconda Milestones
  • Histopath Leads the way in Parasitology

Issue 3: May 2006

  • The centre of attention: Your new centre is now open!
  • Evicting the resistant Helicobacter pylori
  • Capsule Endoscopy: Now covered by Medicare!
  • Current status of CT Colography.
  • Future projects: Department of research and innovation
  • Professor Borody speaks to Crohn’s Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA)
  • Giaconda Milestones

Issue 2: August 2005

  • Bowel Cancer: It can be beaten!
  • The Centre: 21 years young!
  • Capsule Endoscopy: A fantastic journey!
  • Giaconda Milestones: The future gets closer.

Issue 1: December 2004

  • Welcome to our first edition.
  • The Centre: 20 years young!
  • Colonoscopy & Gastroscopy: Real lifesavers.
  • Eating happy & healthy: Making sense of your diet.