NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation said today that it has launched a DNA Data Bank that will serve as a resource for researchers studying Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Created with funding from The Donald W. Reynolds Foundation, the DNA data bank contains DNA samples and detailed phenotype data covering a large number of patients with these diseases, often referred to as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

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