Adtec receive funding to conduct a clinical biofilm project in UK Hospital

Adtec Healthcare is delighted to announce that we will start a project to measure the ‘Efficacy of non-thermal gas plasma (NTGP) on sub-clinical wound infection (biofilm) in patients with diabetic foot ulcers’ in August 2016. The project will be a collaboration between Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, leading UK wound care experts, University Hospital Jena Germany and Adtec. The project is co-funded by the UK’s Innovation agency, Innovate UK and Adtec.


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Successful treatment of surgical site infections with Adtec SteriPlas

We are delighted to report that Adtec SteriPlas plasma technology has been successfully used to treat surgical site infections.


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Good results of our plasma technology on biofilm- no viable organisms after 5 minutes plasma treatment

The aim of this study was to demonstrate anti-biofilm activity of argon gas plasma using CDC reactor biofilm model. ‘Bacteria protected within biofilms are up to 1,000 times more resistant to antibiotics…which severely complicates treatment options.’ (Environ Health Perspect. 2010 Jul; 118(7): A288) 


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