AMBER collaboration leads to new market opportunities for KASTUS®

Materials science research is not a term you hear too often in general conversation, but it’s an important area for the Irish economy and society.

The technologies that it supports impact some of the fastest-growing sectors globally, such as electronics, medical technologies, and pharmaceuticals. These are also some of the biggest areas of employment in Ireland and there is a lot of work going on behind the scenes.

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KASTUS®, the antimicrobial that’s always active.

In a world that is ‘always active’, we understand that an antibacterial coating which only works some of the time is of no use to our clients. That is why all our antimicrobial coatings are ‘always active’.

By ‘always active’ we mean that our coatings are the only ones on the market that are permanent and do not need UV light to be activated. With these breakthrough coatings, KASTUS® is bringing an entirely new scale of expertise to the antibacterial landscape.

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New developments by KASTUS® in commercialisation of its innovation

New developments by KASTUS® in commercialisation of its innovation

KASTUS®, an Irish company responsible for the creation of a ground-breaking technology to prevent the spread of superbugs, has announced the closure of a €3 million venture funding round, and significant new developments in the commercialisation of its innovation.

“We should have the funding in place next month, and it will enable us to hire a significant number of new people to work with us on the scaling of the company and the technology,”….

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Science Foundation Ireland and KASTUS® collaborate in battle against Superbugs

Science Foundation Ireland and KASTUS® collaborate in battle against Superbugs

AMBER, the materials science centre at Trinity College Dublin, has announced a collaboration with Irish tech company KASTUS®, which is fighting the battle against superbugs.

The collaboration will involve specialised research work on the further development of antimicrobial coatings, which have already been commercialised by KASTUS®.

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