Devices & Diagnostics

Cold plasma technology company aims to fight drug-resistant infections

A Cleveland startup is developing a battery-powered, pen-like device that uses cold plasma technology to sterilize and heal wounds, including those infected with drug-resistant bacteria like MRSA. Sterionics, which licensed its technology from Russian scientists, is currently performing in vitro tests of its sterilization device. The company hopes to initially sell to the military for […]


Two medical device startups get LCCC Innovation Fund grants

A startup that’s developing an oral hygiene medical device and another that’s developing a sterilization device have received grants from the Innovation Fund of the Lorain County Community College Foundation. Elyria, Ohio-based Biolectrics received a $100,000 grant to work on an oral hygiene device that “painlessly” treats common oral conditions like gingivitis, gum recession and […]