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Research initiatives

SLC.20.005 – Towards an Internet of Twins

Route: Smart, liveable cities

cluster question: 112 Can we use Big Data and Big Data collection to define values, generate insights, and get answers?

The increasing urbanization and a rapidly changing climate make keeping cities resilient against disasters a huge challenge. With more and […]

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PM.20.006 – Building Muscle Strength

Route: Personalised medicine: the individual at the centre

cluster question: 101 Can we model the human body and use smart technologies for health, nutritional, and toxicity research, drastically reducing the use of laboratory animals at the same time?

Cardiac and skeletal muscle diseases are frequently caused by a genetic defect, which is present at birth and affects entire […]

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HCR.20.045 – SleepTech

Route: Health care research, sickness prevention and treatment

cluster question: 074 How does sleep affect our health?

Sleep is a biological mystery: characterized by a striking lack of perceptual attention and behavioral reactivity towards a potentially dangerous […]

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CAD.20.025 – Kansen in de Kindertijd

Route: Child and adolescent development, upbringing and education

cluster question: 059 How can we help children and adolescents grow up safe and healthy?

This NWA-ORC initiative aims to improve equality of opportunity in early childhood by integrating ‘big data’ into the delivery, evaluation, […]

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