• Tool for the selective section of the transverse processes of the cervical vertebrae

    The patented tool allows access to the transverse foramen contents by partially dissecting the transverse process of the cervical vertebrae. In this way, the effective isolation of the vertebral vessels contained therein is allowed. In medical, surgical, and veterinary sciences,[...]

  • Use of small molecules to rescue folding defective proteins

    The use of CFTR (cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator) correctors for the treatment of rare and devastating genetic muscular diseases, namely sarcoglycanopathies and Brody myopathy, is the object of this invention. Sarcoglycanopathies and Brody myopathy are rare inherited striated muscle[...]

  • Three-dimensional mapping for melanoma diagnosis

    This apparatus can map the skin of patients who visit a dermatologist for early stage melanoma screening. The system can recognize and evaluate the moles with a risk of developing melanoma. The 3D information it gathers is crossed with a[...]

  • UPGRADER – University of Padua GRaft for Arch enDovascular REpaiR

    The endovascular treatment of aortic arch aneurysms allows to exclude an aneurysm, ensuring proximal and distal seeling and preventing any endoleaks, sustained by supra-aortic trunks. This endograft is dedicated to aortic arch aneurysm treatment. Its aims to favor a less[...]

  • SenSyTool – Sea sentinels System: A tool for monitoring PFAS-induced toxic effects

    Sea Sentinels System (S.S.S.) offers a kit consisting of 5 cell lines, obtained from tissues (muscle and skin) belonging to 3 species of marine mammals (Tursiops truncatus, Ziphius cavirostris and Grampus griseus); kept viable by cryopreservation and easily rearing in[...]

  • SPOT – Smart Pan for InductiOn heaTing and cooking

    An innovative smart pan for induction cookpot is the object of this invention. The pan consists of internal layer made of ferromagnetic material and the external coating made of insulating material such as wood or silicon. This smart pan is[...]

  • Biopesticides for the treatment of wine pathogens

    Fungi of the genus Trichoderma produce peptaibols, secondary metabolites that are part of their defence system against other microorganisms. Such compounds are known for their ability to protect plants from parasites by stimulating the plant’s defence mechanisms and because of[...]

  • Colorimetric sensor array for pH measurement

    The invention is a novel pH-meter based on Colorimetric Sensor Arrays (CSA), that surpasses the current limits of the CSA pH-meters, such as single use, relatively slow reaction times and inaccurate pH measurements both in acidic and basic ends of[...]