Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)

In 2005, Australians Barry Marshall and Robin Wren were awarded the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine. It was recognition that some 20 years earlier they had demonstrated that it was chiefly the Helicobacter pylori bacteria which were the underlying cause of peptic (stomach) ulcer; and they thus revolutionised the treatment of this condition.

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