Knowledge Transfer Partnership - details

Partnership Information

Partnership number: 13015
Partnership objective: To progress current medical cooling system technologies through the design and development of portable, comfortable and sustainable products which help prevent Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy. To deliver a comfortable cooling and compression therapy.
Knowledge/technology:
Partnership dates: 27 September 2021 - 16 January 2024

Knowledge Base Partner Information

Knowledge Base Partner: The University of Huddersfield
Department: School of Art Design & Architecture

Company Partner Information

Company Partner: Paxman Coolers Limited
Company business: Manufacture scalp coolers to charities and hospitals, for use by patients undergoing chemotherapy treatments. The product is an alopecia prevention system which can reduce rates of patient hair loss during the infusion process.
Area of UK: Yorkshire and the Humber
Company Standard Industrial Classification: Manufacture of instruments and appliances for measuring, checking, testing, navigating and other purposes, except industrial process control equipment(33100)
Company size: 10 to 49 employees

Other Information

Contact: Dr Ertu Unver, Tel: 01484 473747
This Partnership is supported by: Innovate UK (100%)
Grant amount: £126,323.00