Open access peer-reviewed chapter

Manning the Barricades: Role of the Gut Epithelium in Crohn’s Disease

By Erik P. Lillehoj and Erik P.H. De Leeuw

Submitted: March 11th 2011Reviewed: August 1st 2011Published: January 13th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/29834

Downloaded: 1394

© 2012 The Author(s). Licensee IntechOpen. This chapter is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to cite and reference

Link to this chapter Copy to clipboard

Cite this chapter Copy to clipboard

Erik P. Lillehoj and Erik P.H. De Leeuw (January 13th 2012). Manning the Barricades: Role of the Gut Epithelium in Crohn’s Disease, Crohn's Disease, Sami Karoui, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/29834. Available from:

chapter statistics

1394total chapter downloads

More statistics for editors and authors

Login to your personal dashboard for more detailed statistics on your publications.

Access personal reporting

Related Content

This Book

Next chapter

Genotyping of CARD15/NOD2, ATG16L1 and IL23R Genes in Polish Crohn’s Disease (CD) Patients – Are They Related to the Localization of the Disease and Extra-Intestinal Symptoms?

By Ludwika Jakubowska-Burek, Elzbieta Kaczmarek, Justyna Hoppe-Golebiewska, Marta Kaczmarek-Rys, Szymon Hryhorowicz, Marcin A. Kucharski, Ryszard Slomski, Krzysztof Linke and Agnieszka Dobrowolska-Zachwieja

Related Book

First chapter

The Role of COX-2 Inhibitors on Experimental Colitis

By Ana Paula R. Paiotti, Ricardo Artigiani-Neto, Daniel A. Ribeiro, Sender J. Miszputen and Marcello Franco

We are IntechOpen, the world's leading publisher of Open Access books. Built by scientists, for scientists. Our readership spans scientists, professors, researchers, librarians, and students, as well as business professionals. We share our knowledge and peer-reveiwed research papers with libraries, scientific and engineering societies, and also work with corporate R&D departments and government entities.

More About Us