The Interreg 2 Seas project DERMA aims to develop new interventions for the management and treatment of dermal ulcers and related skin conditions. By addressing market and patient need, the project will deliver advanced technologies ready for exploitation by industry to manufacture improved products for the treatment of patients. The objectives are to design, develop and evaluate an odour-absorbing, antimicrobial wound dressing and a dressing with diagnostic capability to indicate wound status.