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.

10 projects

  • An upper-limb activity tracker: improving arm functioning after stroke

    This project develops an innovative activity tracker to improve hand functioning in stroke patients.
  • FIT decision aid: Living longer independently at home with dementia

    FIT supports people with dementia to find suitable aids for living at home independently.
  • Towards population screening for kidney disease

    This project aims to evaluate two approaches to screen the general population for urinary protein loss.
  • A mobile application to lower dementia risk through healthy lifestyle

    If you want to grow old with good brain health, you should become active now.
  • The Cognition Game Study

    Improving cognition in psychiatric patients online with a new cognitive game and assessment tool
  • Instrumented handrim wheelchair ergometer for exercise testing and training

    Computer-controlled wheelchair ergometer to simulate and measure manual wheeled mobility in rehabilitation and adapted sports.
  • Parkinson self-monitoring at home

    Remote monitoring using wearable sensors to personalize care for Parkinson’s patients at home.