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.

23 projects

  • The search for epilepsy biomarkers in blood

    Are circulating isomiRs in blood biomarkers for epilepsy?
  • Measuring a toxic Alzheimer protein with new techniques

    Developing an improved high sensitive biomarker assay using novel state-of-the-art ingredients.
  • 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
  • Collaboration for New Treatments in Acute Stroke

    CONTRAST aims to improve outcome of patients with stroke with novel Intra-arterial therapies
  • Recognising renal cancer in urine

    The development of urinary biomarkers will enable improved detection and risk-stratification for renal cell carcinoma.
  • Hyper-glycosylation of Anti-Citrullinated Peptide Autoantibodies in Rheumatoid Arthritis

    The correlation between the effectiveness of RA treatment with the level of ACPA glycosylation.