overall approach & methodology

DISCOvERIE is specifically designed and driven to identify:

Fig.1 Conceptual framework and Work Plan of DISCOvERIE.

The causative mechanisms of comorbid IBS and to

Provide biomarkers for reclassification of this broad spectrum of disorders (anxiety, depression, fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue) that will lead to personalized medicine approaches. Findings of this project will directly impact patients’ and relatives’ quality of life.

-In order to achieve this impact, DISCOvERIE has been structured into 10 work packages (WP), each one led and co-led by experts in the field and respecting gender/sex balance.