New research for Healthy Ageing: Newborn Living Lab
Friday 7 July 2017
- Life Cooperative
In 2018, under the name of Newborn, a new study will begin at the Healthy Ageing Campus. It is a collaboration of Lifelines, UMCG, Philips and the LIFE Cooperative. The research is only for Lifelines Next Participants. The project allows young families to test potential future devices 'real time', which can help people grow older in a healthy way.
In this study, Lifelines-NEXT participants are asked to test devices on their own or in their living environment. These are devices that can provide insight into health or contribute to better health. For example, think of toothbrushes, weighing scales and health watches, baby monitors, or particulate meters that can determine the health of the environment.
Insight in own and children's health
Newborn gives participants insight into their own health, their child (s) and their direct living environment. For example, a sensor in diapers indicates when a diaper should be changed. Or a toothbrush can provide insight into polish behavior and give other information about oral health. In addition, scientists with these data can further investigate the health of mother and child (s) and the factors that determine this. Such results may be of great importance for the occurrence of diseases. Also, the devices based on this research can be improved so that the data that emerge is even more reliable and usable. This ultimately also contributes to better health. And of course the potential of this project contributes to more employment in the North.
The Newborn Living Lab contains a secure ICT infrastructure for the exchange of data that guarantees privacy and anonymity. Data for the concerned companies can never be traceable to participants.
Focus areasLife Cooperative
Tuesday 7 August 2018
AGILeBiotics further develops novel antibiotics
Monday 30 July 2018
Worldwide cooperation agreement InnoCore Pharmaceuticals a..
Thursday 5 July 2018
Covenant Personalized & Customized Health also signed..
Friday 15 June 2018
Start signal for innovative entrepreneurs during SME Netw..
Wednesday 13 June 2018
Tuesday 5 June 2018
Campus Groningen fastest growing Campus in the Netherlands
Friday 23 March 2018
Polyganics is developing a special brain patch
Wednesday 14 March 2018
The Life Cooperative in full swing during Bio Europe Sprin..
Tuesday 27 February 2018
Companies working together in the Life Cooperative. It wor..
Thursday 15 February 2018
Ofichem wants you! Vacancy for QA Officer