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2019


05.31

H. pylori, an Infection that you can’t remove?

Helicobacter pylori is a microorganism that infects the gastric mucosa, or stomach lining. This infection can lead to peptic ulcers and gastric cancer. The most unusual thing about the stomach lining is the constant turnover of the mucus and epithelial cells. So how does H. pylori manage to maintain its chronic colonization and what makes it so difficult remove? The.... Read Full Article >