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Researchers discover potential new therapy for chemotherapy-resistant breast cancer

Scientists have discovered a molecule that can selectively kill cells of a hard-to-treat subtype of breast cancer, which could lead to a new therapy. The study, led by researchers at RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences, is published in … Continue reading

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PD MitoQuant Webinar will host a three part Webinar Series-

PD MitoQuant are holding a three part Webinar series of talks with the Theme being: Parkinson’s research in Ireland, in November with Short lively talks, followed by Q&A session: – see flyer for details

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PD MitoQuant team walks 10 km in aid of PD Ireland

A lovely crisp October day ( 2-10-2020) helped with the walk that the PD mitoquant team at RCSI took virtually in Dublin and the outskirts. Eight researchers from RCSI and Pintail Ltd walked in aid of PD Ireland. Here are … Continue reading

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Upcoming Public Event -“Parkinson’s research in Ireland” HAS BEEN CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

This event has been cancelled! please return to this page for Further updates on the event.   RCSI Dublin will host a public event on the e- “Parkinson’s research in Ireland”. The event is aimed at anyone with an interest … Continue reading

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Brain Tumor Ireland Event -Wear a hat day!

25-10-19 The department hosted ‘Wear a hat day’ to support the efforts to raise awareness of Brain tumor symptoms and early prognosis of a brain tumor  – The morning consisted of talks on the research that we are doing here … Continue reading

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Our first PD-MitoQuant Newsletter

PDMQ newsletter Aug 2019

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Ian Reynolds wins an award for best trainee presentation at the Irish Association of Coloproctology meeting in Beaumont Hospital

Dr Ian Reynolds was awarded the prize for best trainee presentation at the Irish Association of Coloproctology meeting in Beaumont Hospital on Saturday 25/5/19. The project is supervised by Prof. Prehn  The title was: Mucinous adenocarcinoma of the colon and … Continue reading

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Physiology and Medical Physics Summer Science Day

                Physiol Summer Day 2019 Programme (003)    

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Parkinson’s Awareness Week 4-11th of April

https://www.parkinsons.ie/SaveTheDateParkinsonsAwarenessWeek   please see a great interview all about the PD-MITOQUANT project- https://www.dzne.de/en/spotlight/meldungen/2019/experts-across-europe-team-up-for-parkinsons-research/

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RCSI/CSM -coordinated project to inform future Parkinson’s treatment development

  Tuesday, 12 March 2019:  €7 million Parkinson’s research project Co-ordinated by Prof. Prehn  A new research study aims to deepen the understanding of Parkinson’s so that better treatments can be developed in the future. The project, which will be … Continue reading

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