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.

56 projects

  • Optimising surgical resection for Crohn’s disease by fluorescence-guided surgery

    This project analyses if tailored mesenteric resection by fluorescent-guided-surgery will reduce recurrences in Crohn’s patients
  • Enhancing communication about medication adherence

    Digital tool to enhance communication between healthcare providers and their patients about medication adherence
  • Personalised algorithms in heart failure telemedicine to improve self-management

    Early detection of worsening heart failure by developing personalised algorithms in telemedicine to improve self-management
  • SAFE@home: digital health platform for blood pressure monitoring in pregnancy

    Can home monitoring of blood pressure improve prenatal care and help early detection of complications in pregnancy?
  • Bone-in-a-Box

    “Bone-in-a-Box” represents a humanised in vitro model of bone regeneration
  • Predictive Modeling of Left Ventricular Assist Device Complications

    A novel prediction model based on unique state-of-the-art technology, clinical input, and data mining
  • Earlier and more accurate detection of birth defects using 3D-ultrasound

    Can prenatal 3D-ultrasound screening identify the 60% subtle abnormalities missed by conventional 2D-ultrasound screening?