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.

21 projects

  • BRAINS: Better Results with Artificial INtelligence for Stroke

    This project aims to implement Artificial Intelligence for treatment optimisation for stroke patients.
  • Ultrasonography to assess muscle loss in patients with major burns

    Make assessment of muscle status in patients with major burns possible in practice
  • Collaboration for New Treatments in Acute Stroke

    CONTRAST aims to improve outcome of patients with stroke with novel Intra-arterial therapies
  • Improving anti-epileptic drug treatments by neurostimulation

    Using a non-invasive neurostimulation technique to prepare the brain for anti-epileptic drug treatment.
  • Image-guided oncology therapy with CriPec© nanomedicines

    PET labeled Cripec® docetaxel to non-invasively image tumour uptake in cancer patients for patient selection.
  • Relation between preoperative performance and postoperative outcome in colorectal cancer

    Developing two prototype algorithms for the preoperative prediction of postoperative medical and physical functioning.
  • IMPACT

    Innovative MRI scanning of muscles in action for early detection of treatment response in spinal muscular atrophy.