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.

14 projects

  • Ultrasonography to assess muscle loss in patients with major burns

    Make assessment of muscle status in patients with major burns possible in practice
  • 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.
  • 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
  • The impact of phosphorus on our health

    What happens to us when our phosphorus balance is disturbed?
  • Natural products as alternatives to antibiotics

    In this project natural herbal compounds will be evaluated for their antibacterial activity.