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.

32 projects

  • 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
  • Non-invasive measurement of blood water content using infrared light

    Measuring blood hematocrit simply and quickly without the need for needles and blood analysis laboratories
  • The colour of healing wounds

    The use of optical spectroscopy will be investigated to evaluate the effect of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
  • 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
  • Global access to digits-in-noise hearing tests

    We will develop a procedure to create digits-in-noise tests in all languages fully automatically.
  • Optimal collaborative care and support for patients with Parkinson’s disease

    Evaluating a new integrated care model to improve quality of life and save costs.
  • Usefulness of GrindCare® in bruxism diagnosis and management in dentistry

    This project aims to develop a multinational database with bruxism data related to GrindCare® usage.