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.

87 projects

  • From virus to lung cell, from drug to patient

    This project aims to find new treatments for infection by Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV).
  • Towards a better understanding of enzyme replacement therapy for Pompe’s diseases

    Beating the odds: Challenges and opportunities in development of the first treatment for a genetic muscle disease.
  • Natural products as alternatives to antibiotics

    In this project natural herbal compounds will be evaluated for their antibacterial activity.
  • Specialist Infant Formulas for Non-IgE Cow’s Milk Allergy

    In-depth understanding of the pathogenesis of non-IgE-mediated CMA
  • Protection from Cardiovascular Disease by Magnesium

    Dietary supplementation of magnesium protect against cardiovascular disease by formed calcium-containing nanocrystals
  • Assessment of pancreatic islet growth by automated imaging

    This project aims to create a multiwell technology platform to asses pancreatic islet growth by imaging techniques
  • Combating fatigue in chronic inflammation

    Understanding the biology behind extreme fatigue in chronic inflammation and identification of new therapeutic targets.