Unique safe and biocompatible technologies which prevent medical device related infections

To champion a healthier world by preventing infections

Bactiguard is a global medtech company with a purpose to prevent infections. We provide safe and easy-to-use infection prevention technology and solutions across five therapeutic areas – orthopedics, urology, intravascular/critical care, dental, and wound care.

We operate through license partnerships with large global medtech companies and through a portfolio of coated medical devices, and wound care products and sutures.


Bactiguard enables large global medtech companies to bring medical devices with our coating technology to the market, and thereby enhance the license partners’ growth and impact. Examples of partners are BD and Zimmer Biomet.

Medical Devices

Bactiguard has a portfolio of coated medical devices which comprises of urinary catheters, endotracheal tubes, and central venous catheters.

Following a strategic review in 2023, the portfolio is currently being discontinued.

Wound Management

Bactiguard’s Wound Management offering includes Hydrocyn aqua (wound care products enabling wound healing and preventing infection) as well as a wide range of surgical sutures.

Prevent the risk of infection

Bactiguard’s BIP Foley catheters decrease the risk of catheter associated urinary tract infection by 69%.

Each year 1 of 10 patients are affected by healthcare associated infections, HAI, globally. The most common HAI is urinary tract infection and a large majority is caused by indwelling urinary catheters.

Prevent the risk of infection