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Microbial biosensor designed to evaluate wàter toxicity levels

Microbial biosensor designed to evaluate water toxicity

UAB researchers have developed a paper-based biosensor covered in bacteria which detects water toxicity. This is an innovative, simple and inexpensive biological tool which can detect several contaminants and can be easy to use in economically restricted areas or developing countries.


TV3: La UAB, primera universitat de l'Estat espanyol en sol·licituds de patents

The UAB, first in number of university patent applications in Spain

Last year, the UAB presented 18 priority patent applications, making it the first university in Spain and second centre in Catalonia in number of patents, according to the European Patent Office's Annual Report 2015.