Research & Development

Research & Development

Constant innovation is vital. Emerging MDROs and established pathogens present new and unique challenges for delivering care. From our cutting-edge facility, our team work to create novel infection prevention solutions and protect patients.

Development of our Fellows Research Centre

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To fulfil GAMA’s mission of improved infection control, we need breakthrough innovation from all our scientists.

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Phil Johnson, New Product Development Director

Formulation

Formulation chemistry

At the forefront of decontamination technology, our researchers invent new ways of combining biocides and innovative methods of delivery.

Analytical Sceince

Analytical science

Responsible for product validation, our Analytical Science department ensure quality and stability across a range of GAMA brands.

Material Science

Material science

Developing new ways of delivering disinfectants, our researchers also ensure our products have outstanding skin & surface compatibility.

Microbiology

Microbiology

Our microbiologists research effective countermeasures against bacterial pathogens and do pioneering work in the areas of spores and dry biofilms.

Virology

Virology

Our Virology team are responsible for finding novel ways of destroying dangerous and hard to kill viruses before infection can occur.

Mycology

Mycology

Concentrating on emerging fungal organisms, we're developing new ways to combat these increasingly important, highly-resistant pathogens.

The future of IPC, together

We believe that great ideas and innovative solutions come from anywhere. We want to connect and collaborate – share your idea and let’s see if we can make it a reality.

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How disinfectant wipes can save you time and money

Cleaning budgets are limited so rational decisions must be made about which cleaning and disinfectant products to purchase.

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Getting disinfectant wipes to the point of care

A survey investigated isolation precautions in a hospital. 14% of inpatients were on isolation precautions. Compliance with single rooms, signage, and PPE was >90%. However, only 2% of rooms had disinfectant wipes available at the point of care.

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The importance of training in getting the best out of disinfectant wipes

Staff training is a vital component of achieving effective hospital cleaning and disinfection.