DNA sequencing

Method of extracting nucleic acid

Researchers at the University of Dundee have developed a novel method for the recovery of DNA from cotton swabs.

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Vaccine Platform RhaPS

Vaccines for Group A Streptococcus: Recombinant production platform for universal ‘dual-hit’ Group A Streptococcus glycoconjugate-vaccines

Researchers at the University of Dundee have developed a novel method for the recombinant production of universal Group A Streptococcus (GAS) glycoconjugate vaccine candidates.

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Patient samples

iLFT: automated algorithms for use in routine clinical diagnostics for real-time management of disease

Researchers at the University of Dundee and NHS Tayside have developed the ‘iLFT system’, a system for linking patient sample analytes with clinical data which can then cascade appropriate additional tests and populate algorithms t8263_IPo deliver earlier identification of treatable liver disease. 

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Machine learning model for antibiotic discovery

Machine learning model for antibiotic discovery

Researchers at the University of Dundee have developed a computational protocol that predicts the likelihood for any given compound to act as a broad-spectrum antibiotic against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria.

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Pulsed Photo Stimulated Luminescence System

Food irradiation is the use of high energy ionising radiation to extend shelf life by reducing the bacterial loads associated with natural foods. The University of Glasgow has developed methods and equipment for screening foodstuffs for irradiation.

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Mosquito Electric Trap

Researchers at the University of Glasgow and the Ifakara Health Institute have developed a new mosquito electrocuting trap (MET) that can be used as a research tool to safely and accurately estimate mosquito biting rates on people and cattle.

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x-ray image of ankle showing broken bone

GF Synergy - Microenvironments For Bone Tissue Regeneration

Researchers at the University of Glasgow have created a new technology that allows safe and efficient delivery of growth factors, in particular recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2) for bone tissue engineering.

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Wireless EEG Neuro-Feedback System for Rehabilitation and Pain Management

Researchers at the University of Glasgow have developed a Wireless Electroencephalogram Neuro-feedback System for rehabilitation and the treatment of chronic pain.

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Counterfeit protection and authentication

Distributed Feedback Membrane Lasers for Counterfeit Protection and Authentication

Extremely flexible, ultrathin and ultralow weight membrane lasers could be widely applied as security features on valued documents, banknotes and pharmaceuticals, and also a wide range of other high value branded products (spirits, perfumes).

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Flexible Tubing Anchor Device

Flexible Tubing Anchor Device

In consultation with Scotland National Health Services (NHS) and professional care staff leads, a team at Edinburgh Napier University (Scotland, UK) has designed, prototyped and has patents pending for a mass producible flexible tubing safety device suited to Ventilators and respirators. 

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