Lab Information

Alain Bitton (MD)

Associate Investigator
Clinical Research Unit
Department of Medicine (McGill)

Research Profile

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Keywords

Crohn's disease • ulcerative colitis • psychosocial • biologic markers • genetics

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Latest Publications

  1. Hahn, G. D., Golovics, P. A., Wetwittayakhlang, P., Santa Maria, D. M., Britto, U., Wild, G. E., Afif, W., Bitton, A., Bessissow, T. & Lakatos, P. L. (2022). Safety of Biological Therapies in Elderly Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Journal of clinical medicine, vol. 11.
  2. Rivière, P., Kanters, C., Pellet, G., Ni, A., Hupé, M., Aboulhamid, N., Poullenot, F., Bitton, A., Zerbib, F., Lakatos, P. L., Afif, W., Laharie, D. & Bessissow, T. (2022). Comparative Effectiveness of Ustekinumab and Anti-TNF Agent as First-Line Biological Therapy in Luminal Crohn's Disease: A Retrospective Study From 2 Referral Centers. Inflammatory bowel diseases.
  3. Bessissow, T., Kron, C. M., Marcus, V., Lemieux, C., Laneuville, J., Afif, W., Wild, G., Lakatos, P. L., Brassard, P. & Bitton, A. (2022). Impact of Endoscopic and Histologic Activity on Disease Relapse in Ulcerative Colitis. The American journal of gastroenterology.
  4. Kuenzig, M. E., Benchimol, E. I., Bernstein, C. N., Bitton, A., Carroll, M. W., Griffiths, A. M., Kaplan, G. G., Nguyen, G. C., Otley, A. R., Stukel, T. A., Dummer, T. J. B., El-Matary, W., Jacobson, K., Jones, J. L., Lix, L. M., Mack, D. R., Murthy, S. K., Peña-Sánchez, J.-N., Targownik, L. E., Fung, S. G., Spruin, S., Coward, S., Cui, Y., Filliter, C., Nugent, Z., Siddiq, S., Singh, H. & Canadian Gastro-Intestinal Epidemiology Consortium (CanGIEC) (2022). Hospitalization With Clostridioides difficile in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease: a Population-Based Study. Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition, vol. 75, p. 173-180.
  5. Mercier, V., Boucher, G., Devost, D., Bourque, K., Alikashani, A., Beauchamp, C., Bitton, A., Foisy, S., Goyette, P., Charron, G., Hébert, T. E. & Rioux, J. D. (2022). IBD-associated G protein-coupled receptor 65 variant compromises signalling and impairs key functions involved in inflammation. Cellular signalling, vol. 93, p. 110294.
  6. Golovics, P. A., Verdon, C., Wetwittayakhlang, P., Filliter, C., Gonczi, L., Hahn, G. D., Wild, G. E., Afif, W., Bitton, A., Bessissow, T., Brassard, P. & Lakatos, P. L. (2022). Increased Prevalence of Myocardial Infarction and Stable Stroke Proportions in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases in Quebec in 1996-2015. Journal of clinical medicine, vol. 11.
  7. Wetwittayakhlang, P., Albader, F., Golovics, P. A., Hahn, G. D., Bessissow, T., Bitton, A., Afif, W., Wild, G. & Lakatos, P. L. (2021). Clinical Outcomes of COVID-19 and Impact on Disease Course in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Canadian journal of gastroenterology & hepatology, vol. 2021, p. 7591141.
  8. Jones, J. L., Benchimol, E. I., Bernstein, C. N., Huang, J. G., Marshall, J. K., Mukhtar, M. S., Murthy, S. K., Nguyen, G. C., Kaplan, G. G., Kuenzig, M. E., Tandon, P., Targownik, L. E., Windsor, J. W. & Bitton, A. (2021). Crohn's and Colitis Canada's 2021 Impact of COVID-19 and Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Canada: Health Care Delivery During the Pandemic and the Future Model of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Care. Journal of the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology, vol. 4, p. S61-S67.
  9. Murthy, S. K., Kuenzig, M. E., Windsor, J. W., Ghia, J.-E., Griffiths, A. M., Panaccione, R., Seow, C. H., Benchimol, E. I., Bernstein, C. N., Bitton, A., Huang, J. G., Jones, J. L., Lee, K., Kaplan, G. G., Mukhtar, M. S., Tandon, P., Targownik, L. E. & Gibson, D. L. (2021). Crohn's and Colitis Canada's 2021 Impact of COVID-19 and Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Canada: COVID-19 Vaccines-Biology, Current Evidence and Recommendations. Journal of the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology, vol. 4, p. S54-S60.
  10. Graff, L. A., Fowler, S., Jones, J. L., Benchimol, E. I., Bitton, A., Huang, J. G., Kuenzig, M. E., Kaplan, G. G., Lee, K., Mukhtar, M. S., Tandon, P., Targownik, L. E., Windsor, J. W. & Bernstein, C. N. (2021). Crohn's and Colitis Canada's 2021 Impact of COVID-19 and Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Canada: Mental Health and Quality of Life. Journal of the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology, vol. 4, p. S46-S53.
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Waqqas
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Peter
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Talat
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