UV Light Might Keep the World Safe From the Coronavirus—and Whatever Comes Next
September 28, 2020 - IEEE SpectrumIf researchers can build better UV-C lights, they will be frontline weapons against the next pandemic.
Waterloo Region technologies selected for COVID-19 disinfection robot investment
September 2020 - FedDev OntarioViolet, a new disinfection robot developed by PrescientX, will be used to disinfect target spaces without putting sanitation workers at risk of exposure to COVID-19.
Canada Enlisting Robots In The Fight Against COVID-19
July 7, 2020 - Clearpath RoboticsOn March 11th of this year, the World Health Organization confirmed that the COVID-19 outbreak had become a global pandemic.
Thank you, Prescientx
April 19, 2020
The Honourable Mayor of Cambridge, Kathryn McGarry, expresses thanks for the contribution Prescientx is making to fight the CoVID19 pandemic.
Image with textNew Device to Disinfect 500 N95 Masks Per Hour
March 30, 2020 - Medgadget
Prescientx, an Ontario, Canada firm, has just started taking orders for a device that can rapidly disinfect N95 masks using ultraviolet (UV) light.
Local companies step up to help frontline workers
March 29, 2020 - CTV News Kitchener
Companies in Waterloo Region are ramping up production to assist with the shortage of medical supplies during the COVID-19 pandemic.
"Panic Shopping" cripples warehouse supply
March 19, 2020 - CHCH News
While panic shopping has cleared store shelves of toilet paper, hand sanitizer, and cleaning wipes, warehouses that normally supply those products are just as empty.
Importance of infection prevention hits home for Prescientx CEO
January 17, 2020 - Waterloo Region Record
Cambridge company specializes in technology to prevent healthcare-acquired infections
Collingwood hospital first in Canada to have self-sanitizing patient rooms
May 10, 2019 - Bradford Today
UV light, ozonated water, copper-infused surfaces, and titanium dioxide have all come together to make Canada's first self-sanitizing patient room and bathroom at Collingwood General and Marine Hospital.
Collingwood General and Marine Hospital keeps it clean with new technology
May 10, 2019 - CTV News Barrie
Collingwood's hospital just opened its first patient room aimed at stopping the spread of dangerous bacteria.
High-tech upgrades set Collingwood's hospital apart in the world
January 27, 2019 - Collingwood Today
CGMH will be the first hospital in the world to provide self-sterilizing rooms.