MVID is a rare disease with no cure, characterized by unstoppable diarrhea and the inability to absorb dietary nutrients. Professor Van IJzendoorn is a leading expert on this disease and initiator of the world-wide MVID registry.
Recent studies in his laboratory have shed new light on the cellular mechanisms that underlie this disease. This provided leads for a novel therapeutic option which, with the awarded grant, will be further developed in a European setting towards the clinic.
More information: EJP RD-website
A short video for laymen about MVID (in Dutch)