At Hid, start-ups, scale-ups, other businesses and knowledge institutions work together to translate scientific research into practical solutions that will improve healthcare all over the world, and make it more affordable.
New West Health & Innovation District
At Hid, start-ups, scale-ups, other businesses and knowledge institutions work together to translate scientific research into practical solutions that will improve healthcare all over the world, and make it more affordable.

Professionals

More than 2,000 professionals work at the Hid. Their network covers the whole world.

 

Focus

The only campus with a focus on transfusion medicine, immunology, hematology and oncology.

 

 

 

Bereikbaar

Centrally located, easily accessible, plenty of space to live and work.

 

Recent

News from the Hid

Sanquin Health Solutions sells Sanquin Reagents to Dutch investor Gilde Healthcare
Sanquin Health Solutions (SHS) is selling its reagents branch to the Dutch Gilde Healthcare, a specialized investment company in the healthcare sector.

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29/08/2022

The Plantijn city district is rising up around the Health & Innovation District
Cooperation partners Sanquin, the Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, Cordaan and Centrum voor Zorg Slotervaart have joined forces to turn De Plantijn in Amsterdam Nieuw-West into an innovative city neighborhood that will add even more value to the city. A place where care, research, living and education effortlessly go hand in hand. The Plantijn is one of the six districts of the future city district Schinkelkwartier.

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02/08/2022

Utopian ambitions for the blood bank of the future
Sanquin has come a long way since 1998, when the Dutch Blood Supply Act authorised it to manage the country’s need for blood and blood products as the only organisation in the Netherlands. Alongside meeting the responsibilities of a national blood bank for decades, Sanquin has steadily gone the extra mile when it comes to tackling challenges in haematology, immunology and oncology.

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08/06/2022

Health & Innovation District welcomes Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. as new resident
As of May 2022, the Japanese multinational Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. is the newest resident of the Health & Innovation District (Hid) around Sanquin's head office. At the Hid, start-ups and scale-ups, the business community and knowledge institutions work together to translate scientific research into practical applications, making healthcare better and more affordable worldwide.

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01/06/2022
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The Hid district focuses on 4 areas: transfusion medicine, hematology, oncology and immunology. This makes the campus unique in the Netherlands.

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The Hid is home to more than 2,000 PhD students, biochemists, researchers, lab technicians, professors and other professionals

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Hid-resident Sanquin Research alone employs 17 professors from a variety of specialist fields, who work part-time at various Dutch universities]

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The Hid district now occupies approximately 60,000m² gross floor area. By 2035 that figure should at least double]

VIDEO

Dreams, ambitions and drive

New West Health & Innovation District

In this video, residents of the Hid talk about their dreams, ambitions and drive to work together on solutions for patients.