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Xenex Announces LightStrike Disinfection Pod® – Industry’s First Mobile Equipment Disinfection System

San Antonio – June 13, 2017 – Much has been reported on the growing threat of antibiotic resistance and healthcare associated infections (HAIs). The scientific evidence has clearly established that in the hospital environment, microorganisms such as Clostridium difficile (C.diff),

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Xenex Secures $38 Million in Funding Led by Essex Woodlands & Piper Jaffray Merchant Banking; Company’s Germ-Zapping Robots Help Hospitals Reduce Infection Rates

Xenex Disinfection Services, the manufacturer of LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robots™, today announced the investment of $38 million in a funding round led by Essex Woodlands (EW), one of the country’s leading healthcare private equity firms. The financing, which includes new participation

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Beaufort Memorial Using Xenex Germ-Zapping Robot to Destroy Pathogens That Can Cause Hospital-Acquired Infections

BEAUFORT, SC – In a continuing effort to improve patient safety, Beaufort Memorial Hospital has invested in a high-tech portable disinfection robot capable of wiping out deadly superbugs in just minutes. Nicknamed Violet, the Xenex LightStrike™ Germ-Zapping Robot™ uses high-intensity

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La Cañada Valley Sun: New robot system at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital uses UV light to disinfect hospital rooms

August 10, 2016 — A robot that can disinfect a hospital room in a matter of minutes, using UV light to kill bacteria and microorganisms that cause life-threatening infections, is one of several new technologies coming to patients served by USC Verdugo

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Think all UV light is equal? Think again…

The use of Ultraviolet (UV) technology to kill pathogens in the hospital environment is on the rise – partly because there are now numerous studies that show the adoption of pulsed xenon UV can help drastically reduce Hospital Acquired Infection