Gastroenterology is the study of the normal function and
diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and
rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and liver.
Gastrointestinal Immunology mainly focus on differentiation of
gut-associated lymphoid tissue, regulation of innate and
adaptive immune cell differentiation and function, genetic and
epigenetic factors regulating immune responses and
inflammation. It also gives idea about the clinical research,
clinical trials and epidemiology studies on gastrointestinal
inflammatory diseases including gluten-ensitive enteropathy,
inflammatory bowel disease, and gastritis, malabsorption
syndromes, diarrhea, gastric and duodenal ulcers and disease of
the salivary glands excluding cystic fibrosis.