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.

164 projects

  • The PINCH study

    PD-L1 PET-imaging, a promising imaging technique to predict response to immune therapy in cancer patients.
  • Optimal collaborative care and support for patients with Parkinson’s disease

    Evaluating a new integrated care model to improve quality of life and save costs.
  • Novel solutions against Enteropathogenic Clostridia

    Finding alternative solutions to tackle C. difficile by stimulating a healthy microbiome
  • Understanding the acute influence of lifestyle on daily glucose fluctuations

    Towards more effective T2D self-management using intelligent algorithms for individual glucose optimisation via lifestyle changes.
  • Measuring electrical activity of cultured human neurons

    Stem cell analysis tools for diagnosis and design of treatment strategies for patients with dementia.
  • Personalised decision support tool in breast cancer care

    Development of personalised tool to support Shared Decision Making about adjuvant therapy for breast cancer.
  • Probiotics and vitamin K2 status in healthy and diseased people

    Probiotics may increase vitamin K2 levels in healthy and diseased people, preventing vitamin K deficiency- related disorders.