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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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PM.20.005 – NANOSPRESSO-NL

Route: Personalised medicine: the individual at the centre

cluster question: 098 How can we use breakthroughs in basic biomedical research to develop new medicines?

Nucleic acid therapeutics are revolutionizing medicine. However, manufacture, scale-up, distribution and stability are the new limiting factors. NANOSPRESSO-NL aims to […]

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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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PM.20.008 – Netherlands Sudden Cardiac Arrest Network (NET-SCAN)

Route: Personalised medicine: the individual at the centre

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?

Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) causes 20% of mortality in the Netherlands and mostly occurs out-of-hospital. The NET-SCAN consortium aims to […]

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HCR.20.038 – ASO treatment for Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Route: Personalised medicine: the individual at the centre

cluster question: 083 How do neurological, psychiatric, and mental disorders arise, and how can we prevent, mitigate, or cure them?

Approximately 1% of children are born with severe neurodevelopmental disorders (NDDs) for which there is currently no disease-modifying therapy. However, […]

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