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The need to integrate basic science and medicine in patient education resources

Being a patient–scientist offers a unique perspective into the daily challenges of living with a disease, the quest to find a cure, and the need to expand the breadth of patient education.

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K.L.E. is supported by the National Institutes of Health (DK119349, AI143892, DK123488) and the New Jersey Commission on Cancer Research.

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Edelblum, K.L. The need to integrate basic science and medicine in patient education resources. Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 18, 591 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41575-021-00493-7

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