Henry J. Binder MD

Professor Emeritus of and Senior Research Scientist in Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical Group

Office of Student ResearchHealth Policy & SystemsInternal Medicine: Digestive Diseases: Gastroenterology: Gastrointestinal Motility Program; Gastrointestinal Procedure Center

Research Interests

ATPase; Colonic Electrolyte Transport; Epithelial Cell Function; Ion Transport; Short Chain Fatty Acids; Molecular Cellular Entities; Receptors

Clinical Interests

General gastrointestinal diseases; chronic diarrhea; Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD); acid-peptic diseases


  • B.A., Dartmouth College , 1957
  • M.D., New York University , 1961

Selected Publication

  • Zhang, K, Yin, L, Zhang, M, Parker, MD, Binder, HJ, Salzman, P, Zhang L, Okunieff, P, Vidyasagar, S: Radiation decreases murine small intestinal HCO3-secretion. Int. J. Radiat. Biol. 87:878-88, 2011.