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Is your stomach bugging you? The role of bacteria in ulcers

The December DocTalk will be a discussion of the 2005 Nobel Prize in Medicine - "Helicobactor Pylori and Its Role In Peptic Ulcer Disease". The talk will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 15 in Room 142 of the School of Medicine building.

The session, which is free and open to the public, will be presented by Janet L. Fitzakerley, Ph.D., Kristine Krafts, M.D., and Jean F. Regal, Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth.

For more information see, or contact Dr. Janet Fitzakerley, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Medical School Duluth; 726-8512;

DocTalks is a free monthly public lecture series addressing current issues in medicine.

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Photo: Barry J. Marshall and J. Robin Warren, winners of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for 2005

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