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PROTECT

Smart Textiles

September 29

In collaboration with:
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The emergence of multidrug resistant pathogens is currently approaching an epidemic level. There is a pressing need for not only treating infected patients, but also for preventing hospital acquired (nosocomial) infections and community acquired transmission of infections to non-infected population. Such infections cause death, trauma, recurrent loss of work hours, and longer stay of patients after surgical procedures with a concomitant loss of billions of euros every year. Antibiotics or other antimicrobials, e.g. phenolic derivatives, or silver, have been used mainly for coating of textile based products, despite of the toxicity of some of these active agents and the risk or uncontrolled release of the coating during use. In addition to the enforcement of rigorous hygiene measures new approaches are required to restrict the spread of infections.
PROTECT will develop a precommercial technological platform integrating innovative pilots for one-step durable antimicrobial/anti-biofilm coating of a broad range of 2D and 3D surfaces, especially textiles. Novel biocompatible NPs with proven antimicrobial efficiency will be coated on textiles and novel smart sensing functionality will be incorporated in the finished products to indicate the status of their antimicrobial efficacy, shelf life and in-use lifetime. Safety by design approaches to control potential risks during NPs coating and product use will be also implemented. Transferring these technologies to the relevant industrial production settings will rapidly realise their commercialisation potential.

29 September


11:00 - 12:30
Functional antibacterial and antiflame nano-textiles
WS.III.A - TT.VII.B
Chair: P. Mantecca
University of Milano Bicocca
WS.III.A.1
TT.VII.B.1
Antonio ANDRETTA
KLOPMAN INTERNATIONAL
Industrial innovation and market opportunities for nano-enabled textiles
WS.III.A.2
TT.VII.B.2
Giuseppe ROSACE
Università di Bergamo
Applications of Nanosols for textile finishing: flame retardant and antibacterial properties improvement
WS.III.A.3
TT.VII.B.3

Alessio VARESANO
CNR-ISMAC
Natural and polypyrrole-based antibacterial finishing of textiles

WS.III.A.4
TT.VII.B.4
Massimo PERUCCA
Project HUB 360
Economic and environmental sustainability of antimicrobial textiles
12:30 - 14:00 Light Lunch
14:00 - 15:30
Nano-Antibacterial textiles: improving efficacy and safety
WS.III.B - TT.VIII.B

Chair: M. PERUCCA
Project HUB 360
WS.III.B.1
TT.VIII.B.1

Kristina IVANOVA
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Spain
Sonochemical-enzymatic coating of medical textiles with antibacterial nanoparticles

WS.III.B.2
TT.VIII.B.2

Simeone DE FELICE
CNR-ISTEC
Safe by Design approach for the control of nano-manufacturing process
WS.III.B.3
TT.VIII.B.3

Paride MANTECCA
University of Milano Bicocca
Concepts and tools for determining and improving the bio-safety of nano-antibacterial coated textiles
WS.III.B.4
TT.VIII.B.4

Magda BLOSI
CNR ISTEC
Safe alternatives for the use of antibacterial nanoparticles
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:30
Sensor-integrated textiles
WS.III.C - TT.IX.A
Chair: G. Rosace
University of Bergamo
WS.III.C.1
TT.IX.A.1

Maria DIAZ
Institut de Microelectrònica de Barcelona (CSIC), Spain
Development of bioelectrochromic sensors for living bacteria sensing in textiles

WS.III.C.2
TT.IX.A.2

Maria Rosaria PLUTINO
CNR- ISMN
Development of wearable sensors based on hybrid functional coatings
WS.III.C.3
TT.IX.A.3

Sebania LIBERTINO
CNR - IMM
Miniaturized sensors for organic and inorganic contaminants detection
WS.III.C.4
TT.IX.A.4

Mariglen ANGJELLARI
NanoShare Srl
Integration of multifunctional carbon systems in textiles for flexible and wearable sensors


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