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.

45 projects

  • Image-guided oncology therapy with CriPec© nanomedicines

    PET labeled Cripec® docetaxel to non-invasively image tumour uptake in cancer patients for patient selection.
  • Do we really need muscle relaxants during laparoscopy?

    Towards an evidence-based approach to the use of neuromuscular blockade during laparoscopy.
  • Generation of miniature muscles

    A major problem in developing therapies for muscle disorders is limited availability of human material
  • MAP-scan: Design of Metabolic Anatomic Physiologic MRI for clinic

    Design of new MRI system for imaging Metabolism, Anatomy and Physiology to aid patient treatments.
  • Collaboration for New Treatments in Acute Stroke

    CONTRAST aims to improve outcome of patients with stroke with novel Intra-arterial therapies
  • Improving anti-epileptic drug treatments by neurostimulation

    Using a non-invasive neurostimulation technique to prepare the brain for anti-epileptic drug treatment.
  • Specialist Infant Formulas for Non-IgE Cow’s Milk Allergy

    In-depth understanding of the pathogenesis of non-IgE-mediated CMA