Tristel Science

Tristel Science keeps you up to date with the latest developments in infection control, which pathogens to watch out for and how to prevent them. Simply click or tap on the link to download Tristel Science papers.

Tristel Chlorine Dioxide Efficacy against Viruses, including Coronaviruses

Important Customer Notice – Tristel Chlorine Dioxide Efficacy against Viruses, including Coronaviruses

Tristel Coronavirus Efficacy

Tristel chlorine dioxide products are efficacious against Coronavirus.

What you need to know about HPV

Find out about HPV and why it is a global concern.

Cervical Cancer - What you Need to Know

Cervical cancer is the uncontrollable growth of abnormal cells that line the cervix. HPV is the leading cause for cervical cancer (99%). The disinfection of devices used in gynaecology is vital in stopping the spread of HPV.

Antimicrobial Resistance

Antimicrobial resistance is one of the Ten Threats to Global Health 2019 acording to the World Health Organization (WHO). Globally, 700,000 people are estimated to die each year from infections with antimicrobial resistant organisms.Infection prevention can help tackle antimicrobial resistance.

Microbial Threat: Streptococcus pyogenes

Streptococcus pyogenes is a Gram-positive bacterium responsible for over 700 million infections yearly both in children and in adults wordlwide. Streptococcus pyogenes causes group A Streptococcus (GAS) infections and is in the top ten list of pathogenic infections.

Biofilm in device lumens and pipework

Biofilm in the lumens of medical devices and in water pipelines can put patient lives at risk. Chlorine dioxide has been shown to be effective against biofilm and could be used to manage and prevent biofilm formation in device lumens and pipelines.

Chlorine Dioxide - The Chemistry Behind the Function

Tristel’s proprietary ClO2 formulation has become the go-to high-level disinfectant for non-lumened heat sensitive medical devices. Chlorine dioxide is a biocide with the broadest efficacy against microbial organisms.