PersoMed Towers

PERSOMED TOWERS aims to create a renowned international personalized medicine healthcare management cluster based in Flanders.

Vision & Mission

  • Lay the foundation for a more efficient and cost effective development and registration of different types of personalised medicine solutions by
    • Stimulating collaborations between key stakeholders (patients, patient organisations, government, academia, hospitals, clinical centra and industry) within the Flemish ecosystem of personalised medicine to close the value chain
    • Developing a generic collaboration framework within the value chain for co-development of therapeutic and (companion) diagnostic solutions and customize the framework in first instance for 4 different therapeutic areas (oncology, infectious diseases, inflammatory diseases and regenerative medicine)
  • Strategically embed and develop personalised medicine in Flanders and Belgium in order to take a leadership role in Europe

 

Process

 

  • Brainstorming events on opportunities and topics for collaborations and development of the framework
  • Series of working groups focused on one of the identified opportunities and topics
  • Create critical mass within innovative ecosystem through both broad networking and customized matching
  • Generate and disseminate action plan and recommendations towards all parties
  • Support to further develop consortia formed within the working groups and guide them towards follow up after the Persomed Towers project

 

Topics already identified, yet not limited

 

  • Samples and data
  • Microbiome
  • Neglected tropical diseases; e.g. hookworm vaccines
  • Animal models of the future
  • Cellular therapies
  • Talent and competences needs

More info?

For any further information about this platform, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our Programme Manager

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Willem Dhooge

Programme Manager

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