Steve holds a PhD in Biochemistry from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto, Canada. He worked as a medical scientist for 18 years, within both industry and academia, where his research focused on the discovery of new medicines to treat inflammatory disorders and infectious diseases. Steve recently stepped away from the lab and into science communications, where he’s helping make medical science information more accessible for everyone.
Biomica announced the start of preclinical studies to test the anti-inflammatory abilities of two of its microbiome-based therapies for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The company’s potential microbe treatments aim to ... Read more
One year of treatment with Entyvio (vedolizumab) was found to be superior to Humira (adalimumab) in achieving disease remission in people with ulcerative colitis (UC), a common form of inflammatory bowel disease ... Read more
Galapagos NV‘s potential new therapy for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) — which stimulates anti-inflammatory signals while inhibiting pro-inflammatory ones — will move into Phase 1 clinical testing, the company ... Read more