A new initiative is underway to collect data from 40,000 patients suffering from inflammatory bowel disease and build a collaborative platform for researchers to break down silos within the research community.

The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation is leading the initiative. Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory condition of the gastrointestinal tract that can affect any part of the body from the mouth to the anus, according to the Foundation. Ulcerative colitis is a chronic inflammatory condition limited to the colon, also called the large intestine.

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