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Smart catheter detects, kills infections

Thursday, May 16th, 2013 | Permalink

A new “smart catheter” senses the start of an infection and automatically releases an anti-bacterial substance. It is being tested at the University of Michigan in an effort to stop catheter-related blood and urinary tract infections. Dipankar Koley , the principal researcher on the project, said the technology can be applied to catheters inserted into blood vessels and the urinary tract. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  medical plastics catheters HAI read more

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Biomedical researcher receives award at UCD biomaterials …

Friday, October 26th, 2012 | Permalink

Dan Hook, principal scientist at Bausch & Lomb and president of the Surfaces in Biomaterials Foundation, said one of the reasons the foundation chose Ireland was the “strength” of its medical device industry.

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