Projects

Top Sector Life Sciences & Health (LSH) entails a broad scope of disciplines, from pharmaceuticals to medical technology and from healthcare infrastructure to vaccination. To realise its mission – vital citizens in a healthy economy - the Top Sector builds on the strengths of the Dutch LSH sector to address the biggest societal challenges in prevention, cure and care. By funding multidisciplinary public-private partnerships (PPPs) the Top Sector aims to facilitate innovation. Here we give an overview of  a number of funded R&D projects by Top Sector LSH. The page is updated continuously.

78 projects

  • Identification of cancer specific T-cell receptors for immunotherapy

    Immunotherapy with modified T-cell-receptors demonstrates therapeutic power: identification of more T-cell-receptors is essential
  • Creating an optimal source for human liver cells

    Generating highly functional human liver cells applicable for medicine safety testing and bioartificial livers
  • Do we really need muscle relaxants during laparoscopy?

    Towards an evidence-based approach to the use of neuromuscular blockade during laparoscopy.
  • Image-guided oncology therapy with CriPec© nanomedicines

    PET labeled Cripec® docetaxel to non-invasively image tumour uptake in cancer patients for patient selection.
  • Recognising renal cancer in urine

    The development of urinary biomarkers will enable improved detection and risk-stratification for renal cell carcinoma.
  • BRAINS: Better Results with Artificial INtelligence for Stroke

    This project aims to implement Artificial Intelligence for treatment optimisation for stroke patients.
  • FIT decision aid: Living longer independently at home with dementia

    FIT supports people with dementia to find suitable aids for living at home independently.