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A new BC Children’s Hospital study provides hope for children with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Dr. Laura Sly is investigating how a drug approved 60 years ago could help kids today. The study shows that a drug made of pooled antibodies can reduce inflammation associated with ulcerative colitis.