Transmembrane G protein-coupled receptor (TGR5) may work in opposition to the effects of nuclear farnesoid X receptor (FXR) in the small intestine


Objective: Activation of the dedicated bile acid receptors transmembrane G protein-coupled receptor (TGR5) and the nuclear farnesoid X receptor (FXR) induces differential effects on the intestinal epithelium. We hypothesize... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Michael Mallicote (Children's Hospital Los Angeles)
  2. Oswaldo Escobar (Children's Hospital Los Angeles)
  3. Avafia Dossa (Children's Hospital Los Angeles)
  4. Christopher Gayer (Children's Hospital Los Angeles)

Topic Areas

Pediatric Surgery , Other


Plenary » Plenary Scientific Session (10:25 - Friday, 22nd September, Bradley Lecture Center)