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.

17 projects

  • Early dementia diagnosis facilitated by automatically analysing MR images

    Quantitative image analysis methods optimally making use of MRI brain data for diagnosing dementia
  • Detection of protein-aggregates for differential diagnosis of dementias by RT-DEM

    Ante-mortem detection of protein aggregates for differential diagnosis of dementias by RT-DEM
  • Assessment of pancreatic islet growth by automated imaging

    This project aims to create a multiwell technology platform to asses pancreatic islet growth by imaging techniques
  • BRAINS: Better Results with Artificial INtelligence for Stroke

    This project aims to implement Artificial Intelligence for treatment optimisation for stroke patients.
  • MAP-scan: Design of Metabolic Anatomic Physiologic MRI for clinic

    Design of new MRI system for imaging Metabolism, Anatomy and Physiology to aid patient treatments.
  • IMPACT

    Innovative MRI scanning of muscles in action for early detection of treatment response in spinal muscular atrophy.
  • PETIT: PEdiaTric Intestinal drug Transport, elucidating the information gap

    Elucidating the information gap on human pediatric intestinal drug transport using innovative ex vivo methodology