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.

12 projects

  • 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.
  • Natural products as alternatives to antibiotics

    In this project natural herbal compounds will be evaluated for their antibacterial activity.
  • Ultrasonography to assess muscle loss in patients with major burns

    Make assessment of muscle status in patients with major burns possible in practice
  • 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.
  • Protection from Cardiovascular Disease by Magnesium

    Dietary supplementation of magnesium protect against cardiovascular disease by formed calcium-containing nanocrystals
  • 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.