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.

107 projects

  • Can seaweed reduce blood glucose of obese type 2 diabetes patients?

    Seaweed supplementation to improve blood glucose regulation and reduce complications in type 2 diabetes patients.
  • Testing immunotherapy antibody candidates in cultures of human tumors and immune cells

    In this project immunotherapy candidates for treatment of liver cancer are analysed using new cultures of mini-tumors.
  • Outer membrane vesicles for vaccine antigen display

    Outer membrane vesicles were investigated for the heterologous display of vaccine antigens from different pathogens
  • Immobilised “Quat” coatings on medical devices to prevent healthcare associated infections

    Immobilised Quat coatings are promising candidates to prevent medical implant failure by blocking biofilm formation.
  • The common disease mechanisms of immune mediated inflammatory diseases

    Uncovering common disease mechanisms of T-cell driven immune mediated inflammatory diseases to enable precision medicine.
  • IMPACT

    Innovative MRI scanning of muscles in action for early detection of treatment response in spinal muscular atrophy.