The Vissing Foundation supports three different purposes: near-patient research in disease prevention, diagnostics and treatment, mainly related to cancer and diabetes. In addition, the Foundation supports research in sustainable energy as well as projects and activities that support marginalised children and young people.
Marginalized children and young people
Complications after surgery for cancer
Diabetic foot ulcers
Lymphoedema after breast cancer
Holiday camp for disadvantaged children and young people
Diabetes patients – pain treatment
Research into colorectal cancer
Cervical cancer and blood tests
Virus use in cancer treatment
Infrared treatment of the fistula
Children of mothers with cancer
Electrical stimulation and nerve damage
New knowledge about cancer treatment
Breast cancer with lymph node metastases
Funding for melanoma research
Breast cancer and effects of breast reconstruction
Research into leukaemia
Research into pancreatic cancer
Colorectal cancer – improved model to be developed
New treatment for pancreatic cancer
General practitioner - early suspicion of cancer
Complications after colorectal surgery
Operation for obesity and low blood sugar
Research into boys’ fertility
Nerve damage in young people with type 1 diabetes
Artificial intelligence to check eyes
Surgical methods for uterine cancer
Cancer during pregnancy - study of women and their children
New knowledge of the consequences of obesity in children and adolescents
Glaucoma – dry eyes as adverse effect to eye drops
Patients with kidney disease – treatment through well-functioning fistula
Prevent or minimise nerve damages following chemotherapy for breast cancer
Colorectal cancer – improve the selection of people who should be offered endoscopy
Skin cancer – comparison of advanced scanners for diagnosis and selection of optimal treatment
Better treatment and care for patients suffering from diabetes
Better and faster identification of tumour markers
Energy and climate
Artificial intelligence and storage of CO2
Capture of CO2 and jet fuel
Climate and the vehicle fleet
Light poles to serve as charging stations
Energy model for heat pump
Biogas balances energy system
Integrated energy system at the marina
Citizens’ participation in energy projects
Energy research – development of local energy co-operations as part of the transition of the Danish energy system
The Dog as Partner
Christmas assistance in Skive
Christmas assistance for children and young people through Danish People’s Aid
Support to Mødrehjælpen for Christmas assistance
Christmas assistance for children and young people in Skive
The Creative Heroes – breathing space for sick children
Special Moments for vulnerable children and young people
Help at Christmas
School chess and general wellbeing
Support for children and young people from Ukraine
Frequent blood sugar measurement
Support for Ukrainian children and young people.
Support for children and young people in placements
Sailing for vulnerable young people
Lykkeliga – teaching material
Music as a breathing space
Working community in the kitchen
Funding for youth camp
Mentors and help with homework
Supporting the development of young people
Website communicates energy knowledge
Activities and community
Children at crisis centres
Holiday camps for vulnerable children and young people
Lonely young people in Skive
Funds Christmas Seal Home
Funding to Matematikcenter
Support to children and young people in grief
Sensory room for children and young people
Support to a playground at a crisis centre
Role play for needy and vulnerable children
Supporting Play Heroes in Aalborg
Playground for the Danner Shelter
Volunteers help with maths
Supporting children from Greenland at Danish boarding schools
Helping vulnerable children and young people to take part in sports
Weight-loss programme for children
Books and being read to strengthen children’s competencies
Children with type 1 diabetes – a course in mastering the disease in everyday life
The Vissing Foundation supports research in the healthcare sector within cancer and diabetes, projects within energy as well as children and young people in difficult conditions.
Human papillomavirus can cause cancer. Can HPV be measured in the blood and are its concentrations related to disease development?
Long-term follow-up on women with mucosal changes in the uterus to detect the risk of developing uterine cancer.
A study that investigates whether testosterone deficiency is related to metabolic syndrome and possibly to diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
Investigation of a new robotic surgical technique for the treatment of colon cancer.
Does the diagnosis of polyps in the colon improve by applying an Endocuff to the bowel endoscope.
Development of new blood tests that can reveal cancer type and extent in some cancer patients.
Does measuring Rhodopsin in the blood allow better and more accurate control of diabetes-caused retina diseases of the eye?
Gathering knowledge about mechanisms in the meeting between patient and healthcare system which can explain the social inequality in accessibility, use and benefits of healthcare in Danish society. Focus on diabetes.
Investigation of whether infrared light therapy can prevent the development of stiffness in blood vessels and thereby improve the utility of blood vessels for dialysis.
Comparison of two methods of stimulating liver growth that enable surgical resection of liver metastasis in colon cancer patients.
Is eye damage in premature babies similar to that caused by diabetes?
Detection of cancer cell trace elements in the blood. From research and development to use in patient care.
How does immature insulin become able to activate the immune system?
A prospective study of changes in the salivary glands caused by radiation therapy in patients with head and neck cancer.
Evaluation of whether stool and blood tests can predict the risk of bowel cancer.
Treatment of low blood sugar levels after gastric bypass surgery for obesity.
Development of cancer treatment based on a malaria protein.
The influence of tissue types on disease progression among HIV-2 infected patients in Guinea-Bissau.
The influence of diabetes medicine on the course of the disease after surgery for colon cancer.
One year research trip for medical students to The National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20982, USA for training in molecular biological methods for analysing molecules in cells.
A study that assesses the constituent elements of sugar metabolism and its importance for the body’s overall insulin sensitivity in patients with psoriasis with regard to diabetes prevention for psoriasis patients.
Metabolic changes caused by the disease treatment in patients with prostate cancer.
Why diabetes is difficult to treat during puberty.