UTMB Home Research Resources Research Blog Research Blog Articles Funding Opportunities from Crohns & Colitis Foundation Jul 9, 2018, 16:15 PM by Melodi Moore The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation continues to accelerate research focused on priority areas to address unmet clinical needs in IBD. With that goal, the Foundation has launched two new research initiatives. The deadline for submission for each is September 7, 2018. Fibrosis in IBD: Focused on investigating the biological mechanisms underlying fibrosis in IBD, potentially leading to identification of therapeutic targets and biomarkers. Learn more and download application guidelines. For questions, contact Dr. Nataly Shtraizent at email@example.com. Novel Technologies in IBD: Focused on the development of sensor technologies that can be implemented for monitoring active inflammation in IBD. Learn more and download application guidelines. For questions, contact Dr. Gerard Honig at GHonig@crohnscolitisfoundation.org.