A plasma treatment device having an electrode arrangement (3) for generating a plasma in a supplied gas stream. The electrode arrangement has at least one movably mounted electrode. The plasma is preferably a cold atmospheric pressure plasma and can be generated so as to vary in location by means of movement of the at least one electrode.
Plasma generating device, plasma generating system, method of generating plasma and method for disinfecting surfaces
The present invention relates to a plasma generating device which comprises an electrode carrier (5) and a first electrode (10) as well as a second electrode (20), the first electrode (10) being arranged on or in the electrode carrier (5).
Disclosed is a device (1) for biologically decontaminating percutaneous access points or the stomata of patients, by means of a plasma generator (4) for generating a decontaminating plasma adjacently to a treatment surface (3) of the plasma generator (4). In order to at least partially surround a percutaneous access point or stomata, the treatment surface (3) is curved to be adaptable and can be laid against the percutaneous access point or stomata.
The invention relates to a device and a method for generating a pulsed (intermittent), cold, atmospheric pressure plasma, preferably a thread, for precise antimicrobial plasma treatment (disinfection, disinfection, sterilization, decontamination) of the smallest areas and cavities, even on living human beings and animal bodies, preferably in the field of medicine, by means of a negative direct current corona discharge with at least one electrode for generating high field strengths, which the gas to be ionized flows through or around in a gas channel, the counter electrode being the electric
The invention relates to a method and device for treating living cells by means of a plasma (plasmaporation). In addition to conventional devices for generating plasma and generating a field, such as by electroporation, the device comprises devices for mixing and transporting active substances, predominantly in the form of nano and microparticles, for affecting the metabolism of the cells.
Disinfection process using an active disinfecting substance formed in situ by reacting H2O2 and NO2-
The invention relates to a disinfection process comprising the feed materials H2O2 and NO2 - and a mixing step and a distribution step, wherein the mixing step and the distribution step (during which each point on the surface being disinfected is wetted with a solution of active substance) are implemented during a processing period ZA. An exposure step follows, in which the distributed solution of active substance acts upon the surface in contact with the solution of active substance during an exposure period ZE.
Device for the planar treatment of areas of human or animal skin or mucous membrane surfaces by means of a cold atmospheric pressure plasma
The invention relates to a device, preferably a collar, for treating areas of human or animal skin or mucous membrane with a cold atmospheric pressure plasma by creating a dielectrically hindered surface discharge, comprising at least one flexible insulating material (1), a flexible high-voltage electrode (2), a flexible dielectric (3), a flexible grounded electrode (4) and a gas supply (7), characterized in that the flexible high-voltage electrode (2) is embedded in the insulating elastomer (3), having the effect of a dielectric, and the grounded electrode (4) is applied to the elastomer s
Device for the plasma treatment of human, animal or plant surfaces, in particular of skin or mucous membrane areas
The invention relates to a device for the treatment of free-form areas and zones of human or animal skin areas or plant surfaces by means of cold atmospheric-pressure plasma. The core of the device is a specific, preferably gas-permeable, electrode arrangement for generating a dielectrically impeded surface discharge where the earthed electrode is composed of electrically conductive textile material and the high-voltage electrode consists of a thin wire or electrically conductive thread which is sheathed with an insulting layer which has to meet specific requirements.
The invention relates to a device for generating a cold atmospheric pressure plasma for treating human and/or animal surfaces, comprising a flat flexible multilayer system with a face which faces the surface to be treated and a face which faces away from the surface to be treated.
The invention relates to a medical device comprising a biocompatible material having an exposed surface prone to biofilm growth. The biocompatible material comprises a doping of an antibacterial metal compound. A concentration of the doping compound ranges from 1% to 30% (w/w) within an outer layer adjacent to the exposed surface, and is essentially zero within a bulk layer of the biocompatible material.