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New advances in nosocomial infections control

Nosocomial infections are acquired during hospital stays. They are a cause of death and it is estimated that in Catalan centres they can cause a 7 to 10-day prolongation of hospital stays, with additional costs of over 2,000 euros per patient. It is estimated that half of all ICU...

Pneumonia UCI
Tuberculosi Bovina

Genosensors, sensors made with DNA

The growing demand for rapid, simple, inexpensive and portable testing methods has encouraged research in the field of DNA sensors or genosensors. The application of nanotechnology to these types of biosensors has greatly increased their effectiveness and applications are being found in fields as...

Sensors DNA

New hope for defeating the tiger mosquito

An experimental research carried out in Sant Cugat del Valls and Rub, coordinated by researchers from UAB, assessed the efficacy of a combination of three complementary strategies -avoid having stagnant water, using insecticides to eliminate larvae and adults, and removing rubbish- to...

Mosquit Tigre
Sida i Timus
Electrnica i Caves