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Portsmouth student's copper pyjamas 'help fight MRSA'

4 December 2013 Last updated at 11:53 GMT

A Portsmouth student has developed night-time clothing which it is hoped can help fight the deadly MRSA infection.

The anti-microbial properties of copper are well known, but Amber McCleary dreamt up the idea of using copper in pyjamas as a method of infection control.

She has patented the fabric and early trials are said to have had encouraging results.

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