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.

38 projects

  • The search for epilepsy biomarkers in blood

    Are circulating isomiRs in blood biomarkers for epilepsy?
  • Image-guided oncology therapy with CriPec© nanomedicines

    PET labeled Cripec® docetaxel to non-invasively image tumour uptake in cancer patients for patient selection.
  • Generation of miniature muscles

    A major problem in developing therapies for muscle disorders is limited availability of human material
  • Measuring a toxic Alzheimer protein with new techniques

    Developing an improved high sensitive biomarker assay using novel state-of-the-art ingredients.
  • Construction of a Toolbox of enabling technology for coronavirus vaccine strategies

    Constructing a toolbox of enabling technology that can be used for the development of coronavirus vaccines.
  • In silico analysis of T-cell immunogenicity of seven pertussis proteins

    T-cell immunogenicity analysis of pertussis antigens aiding rational vaccine design of next-generation pertussis vaccines
  • Natural products as alternatives to antibiotics

    In this project natural herbal compounds will be evaluated for their antibacterial activity.