UVR’s most recently published article titled. “UV-C and Hospital Infection Control” talks about UVC’s role in the modern war against infectious diseases. It cites that: each year, more than two million people contract a hospital-acquired infection (HAI) that are often antibiotic-resistant. In 2013, these infections resulted in at least 23,000 deaths (CDC). And states: HAIs, kill more people than AIDS, breast cancer and auto accidents combined.