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Jun 13, 2014, 08:35 ET

Lumalier Corporation Announces Sale of Core In-duct and Upper-air UV Product Lines to Evergreen UV LLC

 President and chief executive officer of Lumalier Corporation, Chuck Dunn, today announced the sale of the company's well-known in-duct and...

Nov 08, 2012, 08:35 ET

Tru-D SmartUVC Significantly Reduced Bacterial Counts in the Most Challenging of Environments

 In a presentation at IDWeek 2012, and reported in Medscape Medical News, Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH, from the Duke Infection Control Outreach...

Dec 12, 2011, 08:40 ET

Regional Medical Center Disinfecting Rooms with Ultraviolet Rays

The Regional Medical Center of Orangeburg & Calhoun Counties has a new tool in the fight against infection: a bright, blue light. RMC is the...

Aug 12, 2011, 07:50 ET

New Research Validates Results of Previous Studies Demonstrating Tru-D® (Lumalier Corporation) Significantly Reduces Environmental Contamination on Surfaces in Patient Rooms

In an original article coauthored by John M. Boyce, MD; Nancy L. Havill, MT; and Brent A. Moore, PhD, "Terminal Decontamination of Patient Rooms...

Jul 14, 2011, 07:45 ET

Lumalier Partners with Philips Healthcare to Provide Tru-D Solution for Reduction of Environmental Pathogens in Healthcare Facilities

Lumalier Corporation announces an agreement with Philips Healthcare to address the growing problem of microbial contamination in hospitals. The...

Mar 25, 2011, 08:10 ET

$2 Million Awarded to Duke University Prevention Epicenter to Study Reduction of Healthcare-Associated Infections Using Tru-D, Total Room Ultraviolet Disinfection

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has awarded $2 million to Duke University Prevention Epicenter as part of its program to conduct...

Dec 09, 2010, 08:10 ET

Automated UV-C Device Reduces Infectious Pathogens in Hospital Patient Rooms by More than 99.9% in Only 15 Minutes

Results of an eight-month hospital study, "Room Decontamination with UV Radiation," were published in the October 2010 issue of "Infection Control...

Apr 12, 2010, 07:45 ET

Studies Highlight the Emergence of UV Germicidal Technology in the Fight Against Infectious Pathogens

Attendees of the Fifth Decennial International Conference on Healthcare-Associated Infection were offered a record 37 presentations on the critical...

Oct 12, 2009, 07:45 ET

Researchers Present 'a Novel, Automated, Efficient Environmental Disinfection Technology that Significantly Reduces C. difficile, VRE and MRSA Contamination'

In a study presented at the 49th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC), researchers used a mobile, automated...

Jul 14, 2009, 08:35 ET

Healthcare Reform and Green Initiatives Trigger Explosive Growth in UV Disinfection Technologies

The healthcare industry is under attack from all sides. The Obama Administration has asked hospitals to give up $155 billion in future Medicare and...

May 05, 2009, 07:50 ET

Swine Flu Fears Generate Interest in UV Disinfection Technologies...Again

UV germicidal lamps have been used to control outbreaks of measles, mumps, flu and other airborne respiratory illnesses in schools and hospitals...

Mar 04, 2009, 08:15 ET

Mercy Hospital at Folsom Acquires Advanced Germicidal Technology to Battle MRSA, C. diff, Acinetobacter and Other Drug-Resistant Pathogens

Scanning the CDC website can be a frightening experience for a patient awaiting surgery. The CDC concedes that over two million patients will...

Sep 10, 2008, 01:00 ET

Doctor Declares War on Hospital Infections, Patents MRSA-Killing Machine

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- As a surgeon and clinical instructor, Dr. Jeffery Deal, MD, FACS, DTMH, knew firsthand about the...