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.

29 projects

  • Construction of a Toolbox of enabling technology for coronavirus vaccine strategies

    Constructing a toolbox of enabling technology that can be used for the development of coronavirus vaccines.
  • Natural products as alternatives to antibiotics

    In this project natural herbal compounds will be evaluated for their antibacterial activity.
  • Promoting oral health by controlling the microbial ecosystem of the oral cavity

    In different volunteers, the oral ecosystem will be modulated to evaluate how this effects resistance to (disease type) challenges.
  • Development of a better molecular test for colorectal cancer screening

    A better molecular test can reduce the colorectal cancer death rate substantially.
  • In silico analysis of T-cell immunogenicity of seven pertussis proteins

    T-cell immunogenicity analysis of pertussis antigens aiding rational vaccine design of next-generation pertussis vaccines
  • Nutrition for an improved muscle blood flow and insulin sensitivity

    A novel nutritional concept to improve muscle perfusion and glucose handling in the prediabetes phase.