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.

113 projects

  • Hyper-glycosylation of Anti-Citrullinated Peptide Autoantibodies in Rheumatoid Arthritis

    The correlation between the effectiveness of RA treatment with the level of ACPA glycosylation.
  • iBone: triggering the immune response to heal bones

    Targeting the immune response in the right way to restore bone defects.
  • An ultra-small two-colour fluorescence microscope for intravital imaging

    A miniature two-colour fluorescence imager that enhances the study of neurological conditions and tumours in vivo.
  • Quantitative in vivo imaging of heart failure

    This project will yield quantitative imaging technologies for early detection of cardiac diseases.
  • 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.