Friction Reducing, Anti-bacterial and Anti-Fibrotic Coatings for Medical Implants Graphene Coatings front page preview

Friction Reducing, Anti-bacterial and Anti-Fibrotic Coatings for Medical Implants Graphene Coatings

A novel mechanism for creating graphene style powder material that when applied results in the formation of a functionalised film on the implant which restricts bacterial growth and simultaneously encourages adhesion and...

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EndoCore a Flexible Core Biopsy Needle for Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) front page preview

EndoCore a Flexible Core Biopsy Needle for Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)

A novel device that has been designed for obtaining quality biopsies percutaneously from organs that have complex and complicated access paths.

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LAMVAL - Crystal Engineering Enabling the Combination of Antiepileptic Agents front page preview

LAMVAL - Crystal Engineering Enabling the Combination of Antiepileptic Agents

In epilepsy, failure to adhere to a dosage regimen which maintains therapeutic levels of antiepileptic drugs could lead to a fatal seizure. Often many patients with epilepsy are not seizure free with one drug and often c...

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Combating Inflammation and Fibrosis in Post-Surgery Glaucoma Patients front page preview

Combating Inflammation and Fibrosis in Post-Surgery Glaucoma Patients

Glaucoma is the leading cause of irreversible blindness and post-operative inflammation and fibrosis are determining factors in the failure of 30-50% of drainage surgeries. HyAGlauc is an implantable, biodegradable medic...

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Modifying Macrophages for the Treatment of Inflammatory Diseases front page preview

Modifying Macrophages for the Treatment of Inflammatory Diseases

Macrophages are a sub-type of immune cells that are critical for fighting infection in the body through the release of inflammatory and toxic mediators. However if inflammation persists these Macrophages become destructi...

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