Project Acronym:
IBD-Character

Project Reference:
305676

Duration: 52 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

This project has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Program for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement #305676

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