Project: Central government, health and local authorities

Project Details


Funding for 3 months for early career researcher from InnovateUK for the market research for the technology that developed in Chemistry, University of Bath, UK

Layman's description

InnovateUK provided the salary and travel money for 3 months to do the market research for the swab sensor developed to detect the early wound infections

Key findings

sensor able to detect the wound biofilms of 4 key pathogenic species
it is compatible with current clinical practice in wound care
it could potentially beneficial to clinicians and patients
it could potentially bring health economic benefits to the society
it could potentially reduce the NHS cost
Short titleup to £35000
Effective start/end date1/01/1929/03/19