Engineers at University of California San Diego have developed a nano-sized optical fiber that can detect incredibly small forces such as those created by swimming bacteria, or the beating of heart muscle cells. more

24 May 2017 16:00 Devices

A self-cleaning keyboard which claims to eliminate 99.99% of bacteria and pathogens has been developed by technology company Vioguard. more

9 May 2017 10:45 News

Researchers at Trinity College Dublin have discovered a way to prevent bacteria from growing on medical devices that are implanted in the human body. more

21 Mar 2017 15:30 News

This May, paper five pound notes will cease to be legal tender. And since the average fiver has at least 136 exchanges a year, we thought we’d find out how clean the new polymer notes are, so you know just what you’re putting your hands on. more

18 Jan 2017 15:35 News

Dave Hampton, Camstent, outlines a solution for reducing infections using bacteria-phobic coatings. more

14 Dec 2016 09:00 News

Manuka honey could be used to stop bacterial growth on hospital medical equipment, a new study has found. more

27 Sep 2016 14:30 News

Tri-Air Developments’ Airora device continually clears indoor air of viruses and bacteria more

17 Dec 2015 11:38 Devices