A Novel Method of Treating or Preventing Sepsis. Licensing Opportunity from RCSI April 2016 front page preview

A Novel Method of Treating or Preventing Sepsis. Licensing Opportunity from RCSI April 2016

Sepsis is a major challenge in the intensive care unit, where it is one of the leading causes of death. It arises unpredictability and can progress rapidly. Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli are among the most c...

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Doping of Germanium Surfaces - Licensing Opportunity from UCC April 2016 front page preview

Doping of Germanium Surfaces - Licensing Opportunity from UCC April 2016

The fundamental component of CMOS device technology is a doped or extrinsic semiconductor. Doping is a process whereby impurities are introduced into the crystal lattice of the semiconductor, creating charge carriers tha...

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Bioblockers - Antifungal Biofilm Disruptors for Medical Devices - Licensing Opportunity from UCC April 2016 front page preview

Bioblockers - Antifungal Biofilm Disruptors for Medical Devices - Licensing Opportunity from UCC April 2016

Fungal infection can cause serious illness, especially in patients with compromised immune systems. UCC scientists have identified potent drug-like compounds capable of disrupting biofilm formation and growth; in particu...

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Laser-textured Interference-fit Fasteners with Highly Controlled Bond Strength - Licensing Opportunity from Dublin City University - January 2016 front page preview

Laser-textured Interference-fit Fasteners with Highly Controlled Bond Strength - Licensing Opportunity from Dublin City University - January 2016

The invention is a novel, rapid laser micro-profiling technique for producing interference fit fasteners. In this technique, a high powered laser is used to alter the surface texture of a metal pin, to produce an interfe...

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Pressure Sensitive Holograms - Licensing opportunity from Dublin Institute of technology - December 2015 front page preview

Pressure Sensitive Holograms - Licensing opportunity from Dublin Institute of technology - December 2015

To safeguard against the production of counterfeit products, particularly medicines, researchers at DIT have developed a new Anti-Counterfeit Hologram which improves product security through the ability to write unique t...

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