Research team looking at the use of UVC light to kill viruses

New research is analysing the use of UVC light to see if it can prevent the transmission of airborne viruses. The project was awarded an Innovate UK Grant of £296,000 to investigate the safety and efficacy of UVC light.    …

9th June 2021 | igh


SLIC wins another award!

The Orbital diagnostics team won the innovation of the year award at the Scottish Enterprise Life Science awards.

17th May 2018 | news


Times Higher Education University Innovation of the year

The Orbital Diagnostics, which is a spin out company from the School of Medicine, were shortlisted for the Times Higher Education University Innovation of the year for their SLIC technology.

5th December 2017 | news


SLIC device beats bugs

Medical scientists at the University of St Andrews have won a prestigious international award for a breakthrough that could help the fight against antibiotic resistance.

22nd November 2016 | news