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

  • The impact of phosphorus on our health

    What happens to us when our phosphorus balance is disturbed?
  • Can seaweed reduce blood glucose of obese type 2 diabetes patients?

    Seaweed supplementation to improve blood glucose regulation and reduce complications in type 2 diabetes patients.
  • Human milk inspired oligosaccharides for allergy prevention

    Prevention of food allergy and asthma using dietary supplementation with human milk inspired oligosaccharides
  • Probiotics and vitamin K2 status in healthy and diseased people

    Probiotics may increase vitamin K2 levels in healthy and diseased people, preventing vitamin K deficiency- related disorders.
  • Novel solutions against Enteropathogenic Clostridia

    Finding alternative solutions to tackle C. difficile by stimulating a healthy microbiome
  • Understanding the acute influence of lifestyle on daily glucose fluctuations

    Towards more effective T2D self-management using intelligent algorithms for individual glucose optimisation via lifestyle changes.