Figure 2. (IMAGE) Osaka University Caption The Steering Committee, in which patients and researchers discuss the project's research direction and management, and the Research Management Group, comprising researchers who manage the day-to-day operation of the project and system, interact and conduct the patient involvement research. As the project progressed, the Steering Committee's role expanded to include making decisions about platform design, operations, and research design. Credit Osaka University Usage Restrictions None License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.