Monthly Archives: November 2017

RCSI/CSM receives 5 M to develop the next generation imageable PDX models of Colorectal Cancer

August 2017: Prof Annette Byrne  received news that the EurOPDX (europdx.edu) led H2020 Infrastructures project ‘EDIREX’ was also funded by the EC (c. €5million).  Prof Byrne is a member of the EurOPDX  consortium and within EDIREX Prof Byrne’s team will … Continue reading

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RCSI/CSM gets awarded €6million for the European Commission (EC) funded H2020 Health industry/academia project ‘COLOSSUS’

Prof Annette Byrne (co-ordinator) and colleagues were awarded c. €6million for the European Commission (EC) funded  H2020 Health  industry/academia project ‘COLOSSUS’ focused on the development of new biomarkers and  therapies for difficult to treat metastatic colorectal cancer. COLOSSUS was ranked … Continue reading

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RCSI to train new generation of researchers as part of another international study to tackle most common brain diseases

More great news for the Department   Thursday, 9th November 2017:  RCSI  is leading an international team of scientists on a major research study that aims to train the next generation of specialists in purinergic signalling during brain diseases. The project … Continue reading

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