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.

48 projects

  • A novel 3D printed titanium jaw implant after partial lower jaw resection

    A solution for mandibular reconstruction, aiming improved mechanical strength and conversation of an aesthetic outcome
  • Blood-biomarkers for early detection of Alzheimer’s Disease

    The search towards an easy applicable blood-biomarker for accurate detection of Alzheimer’s disease pathology
  • Developing an interactive App for high-density mapping of disease complaints

    This innovative App will capture day-to-day complaints and impacting factors in various chronic diseases
  • providing follow-up and feed-back of stress fractures

    Improve stress fracture treatment and patient-reported-outcomes while simultaneously giving feed-back to participating patients
  • 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?
  • Applied Gaming Intervention for reducing Loneliness of Children with Chronic Diseases

    Modifying play behaviour through an applied game for enhancing the adaptability of a chronically ill child
  • Combining health claim data with routine clinical care data

    The project will deliver recommendations for linking health claim data with clinical data for research purposes