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Research initiatives

PM.20.004 – A virtual coach for night shift workers

Route: Personalised medicine: the individual at the centre

cluster question: 073 What effect is the rising 24-hour economy having on human health and performance and how can our knowledge of biorhythms enhance the relationship between the individual and society?

About a fifth of the Dutch work force is engaged in shift work. Reduced fitness while working the night shift […]

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HCR.20.051 – SENDER

Route: Health care research, sickness prevention and treatment

cluster question: 081 How will our knowledge of genetics play a role in analysing, screening for, and treating diseases?

Genome wide association studies (GWAS) are successful in identifying genetic variation as risk factors for complex traits and most traits […]

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HCR.20.029 – Cardiovascular disease risk in women with rheumatoid arthritis and the influence of menopause: a burning heart?

Route: Health care research, sickness prevention and treatment

cluster question: 088 How can we predict, prevent, and treat cardiovascular diseases (atherosclerosis, heart failure, heart arrhythmia, and thrombosis) in individuals at an early stage?

The cardiovascular risk is increased in patients with rheumatic diseases. Also, women of child bearing age have a lower cardiovascular […]

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