Project Acronym:
IBD-Character

Project Reference:
305676

Duration: 48 months

Contract Type:
Small or medium-scale
focused research project

Project Funding:
6 million euros

Research area:
HEALTH.2012.2.4.5-2 Biomarkers and diagnostics for chronic inflammatory diseases of the joint and/or digestive system

Patients

More than five million people live with an inflammatory bowel disease worldwide

Society

The annual aggregate cost of IBD for society exceeds 25 billion Euros in Europe alone