Winners of the Cleanroom Technology 2018 Awards announced

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Graphene spikes to kill bacteria on implants

Findings of new research show a tiny layer of graphene flakes can stop infections during procedures such as implant ...

Dragonfly-inspired nano coating kills bacteria upon contact

A research group in Singapore has developed a nano coating that can kill bacteria on surfaces and water

FDA issues mandatory recall of Salmonella infected products

After several food products were found to contain salmonella, the US regulatory body has issued its first mandatory ...

Flexible and modular containment solutions for niche products

As pharmaceutical and biotech companies look to cater for more frequent product changes and smaller batches, the demand ...

Jack Regan: “Pathogen detection should be fast and easy to use”

The CEO of LexaGene talks about the technology behind the LX6, a pathogen detection device in development, which could ...

German sterilisation provider targets UK market

BGS to attend Health GB Manchester, a trade exhibition and conference that attracts more than 3000 healthcare ...

Microbial test unveils fungus problem at NASA lab

New study has revealed that a NASA meteorite curation lab at the Johnson Space Center in Texas is clean, but not sterile

New technique reveals previously undetectable bacteria

Microbial detection method KatharoSeq can identify as few as 50-100 bacterial cells present on a surface

Getting a handle on healthcare hygiene

No one hygiene strategy can beat today’s superbugs on its own. Sue Springett, Commercial Manager, Teknomek, argues a ...

Healthcare estates could do more to build in protection from resistant microbes

With bacteria building resistance to many antibiotics and new life-threatening fungi being detected in hospitals, Dr ...

Chip detects Legionella in minutes

Scientists have created the LegioTyper, a chip that detects the dangerous pathogen and identifies which of the ...

Uni of Canterbury receives MBIE gold status

New Zealand's University of Canterbury's Advanced Energy and Material Lab (AEMSLab) has received Ministry of Business ...