Mancunion: Copper-coated uniforms could be the new armour against hospital infections

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    University of Manchester materials scientists have found a way to durably combine antibacterial copper nanoparticles with wearable fabrics, which has the potential to limit the spread of infection in hospitals

    Period28 Feb 2018

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    • TitleCopper-coated uniforms could be the new armour against hospital infections
      Degree of recognitionNational
      Media name/outletMancunion
      Media typeOther
      Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
      Date28/02/18
      DescriptionUniversity of Manchester materials scientists have found a way to durably combine antibacterial copper nanoparticles with wearable fabrics, which has the potential to limit the spread of infection in hospitals
      Producer/Author Fiona Batchelor
      URLmancunion.com/2018/02/28/copper-coated-uniforms-could-be-the-new-armour-against-hospital-infections/
      PersonsXuqing Liu