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Q Biotechnologies Ltd is a progressive organisation that develops, manufactures and distributes under exclusive license, products for disease prevention.
Our portfolio includes rapid and accurate testing, persistent surface and skin disinfectants and capital equipment.



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Alcohol gels – more harm than good?

Alcohol hand sanitisers are currently recommended for use by many healthcare organisations across the world, including the World Health Organization (WHO). However, a group of authors* claims a multi-centre “real time” study of Colony Forming Unit (CFU) counts on human skin show that this advice may actually be detrimental. read more

Q Shield now available online!

We are pleased to announce Q Shield is now available online to the general public. After being inundated with requests to purchase Q Shield, we have developed a consumer friendly site for everything Q Shield. Please visit us here read more

Innovation in hand hygiene reduces pupil absence by 37%

Q Biotechnologies Ltd, Lincoln is celebrating a 37% reduction in pupil absence after introducing Q Shield into Burford Primary School, Nottingham over the 16/17 school year. Q Shield, a 5th generation Si-Quat was developed by Dr Andrew Kemp, Q Biotechnologies Principle Scientific Officer. Dr Kemp said, “We are really pleased with the results, it is the first time we have measured the impact of using Q shield on school age read more

Infection Control – Prevention is better than cure

In the October issue of the Clinical Services Journal, Dr Andrew Kemp, PhD Surface Disinfection and Decontamination provides an insight into how technological innovations are being used to help us re-think the role that surfaces and skin play in primary and cross infection. Article: Prevention is better than cure read more

IPS – Infection Prevention 2017

Q Biotechnologies joins Q Medical at Manchester Central for Infection Prevention 2017, 18-20th September. Q Medical Technologies can be found on stand 72. During your visit why not try Q Shield for all day protection against harmful bacteria, viruses and fungi. For full information of the event visit IP2017  read more
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