Digestive Disease Research Development Center
C-TREAT - Center for Tissue Repair, Epithelial Biology and Inflammation, And Transformation, UCSD

Research Focus

The Center promotes and supports innovative research in the San Diego area to understand the basis of gastrointestinal diseases and find new prevention and treatment strategies. Through provision of common services and unique expertise, the Center helps to initiate new research efforts and strengthen and expand existing ones. These efforts are critical for growing and maintaining a strong investigator base in San Diego and making novel contributions in combating gastrointestinal diseases.