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CCC-GEM Project Featured in “Exploring the Microbiome” Campaign

There are new technologies that allow us to map the microbiome. Somewhere in there may be an answer to what changes occur before developing IBD that are associated with the risk of developing the disease. Dr. Croitoru teamed up with @mediaplanetCA and the Toronto Star to share more. Click here to read the article, and…

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The GEM Project Renewal in the News!

In May 2018, the GEM Project was officially renewed for it’s Impact Phase. Supported by Crohn’s and Colitis Canada and the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust, the GEM Project will be vaildating current and newly discovered biomarkers that precede and predict the onset of Crohn’s disease. For the full announcement and coverage,…

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The GEM Project expands to Europe

Animated image displaying Europe's various iconic landmarks. Including the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Eiffel Tower, the Colosseum, and Big Ben.

As of Jan 01, 2015, the GEM Project has expanded recruitment efforts to include the United Kingdom. Lille University Hospital in Scotland will serve as the regional hub to coordinator recruitment efforts throughout the U.K. To learn more, please visit this link to read an article about the GEM Project expansion efforts

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The GEM Project was in the Media!

Appearing on Global News Halifax, Dr. Anthony Otley, GEM Project Site Director at IWK Health Centre in Halifax, discusses the GEM Project. The article focuses on a Fall River family’s participation in the project. The news article written by Julia Wong, titled “Fall River family hopes study helps prevent children from getting debilitating disease” features…

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