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.

29 projects

  • Functional joint repair for durable mobility

    Functional joint repair combining a non-resorbable osteochondral plug and hyaline cartilage’s intrinsic repair capacity.
  • Targeting epilepsy with electrodes on the head

    Investigate personalised non-invasive neurostimulation, using electrodes on a patient's head, to treat focal epilepsy
  • The impact of phosphorus on our health

    What happens to us when our phosphorus balance is disturbed?
  • Hyper-glycosylation of Anti-Citrullinated Peptide Autoantibodies in Rheumatoid Arthritis

    The correlation between the effectiveness of RA treatment with the level of ACPA glycosylation.
  • Safe Neurostimulation Against Pain

    Developing new electrodes against neuropathic pain, to be placed safely outside the epidural space