Gyula Mozsik

University of Pécs

Gyula Mózsik, MD,PhD, ScD(med) is a professor emeritus of medicine at First Department of Medicine, Univesity of Pécs, Hungary. He was head of the Department from 1993 to 2003. His specializations are medicine, gastroenterology, clinical pharmacology, clinical nutrition. His research fields are biochemical and molecular pharmacological studies in gastrointestinal tract, clinical pharmacological and clinical nutritional studies, clinical genetic studies, and innovative pharmacological and nutritional (dietetical) research in new drug production and food production. He published around 360 peer-reviewed papers, 196 book chapters, 692 abstracts, 19 monographs, 32 edited books. He organized 38 national and international (in Croatia ,France, Romania, Italy, U.S.A., Japan) congresses /Symposia. He received the Andre Robert’s award from the International Union of Pharmacology, Gastrointestinal Section (2014). Fourteen of his students were appointed as full professors in Cuba, Egypt and Hungary.

7books edited

21chapters authored

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Gastritis, as a medical term, exists for the last 150 years, however, terminology and etiology (including the prognosis ) has changed. Gastritis related medical problems are in the focus of different sub-disciplines: internists , gastroenterologists, pathologists, immunologists, bacteriologists, genetics, biologists etc. After the publications by Marshall and Warren most of the clinicians accepted only the etiopathological role of Helicobacter pylori in the development of gastric and duodenal ulcer , as well as in the gastric cancer. This book presents chapters abou the history of gastritis terminology, animal models, epidemiology, new gastric mucosal endogenous defensive neural mechanism (capsaicin-sinsitive afferentation), different research and clinical methods applied to the background studies and the molecular pathology, biochemistry and genetics involved in the pathways from Helicobacter pylori infection to development of gastric cancer. Intended audience of this book are internists, gastroenterologists, pathologists, bacteriologists, pharmacologists, genetics, biologists , immunologists and other interested researchers.

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