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Master’s Student opportunity in the CSM

May 2022 We are seeking a Master’s student in the interdisciplinary field of Computational biology, Biophysics, Systems biology, Bioinformatics, Data Science Research Group Our research group aims to identify genes, proteins and metabolites implicated in human disease. We use bioinformatics, … Continue reading

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Prof Prehn will speak at the 2nd International Conference of Non- Lethal Roles of Cell Death Proteins in Galway

5 – 8 September 2022 — Galway, Ireland Prof. Jochen Prehn will discuss how death receptor signalling promotes entosis at the ‘Non-Lethal Roles of Cell Death Proteins’ conference. We look forward to hearing this exciting talk. For more information and … Continue reading

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PD Mito-quant Information Videos

Interviews with Researchers by Parkinson’s UK Volunteer Paula Scurfield, one of the project’s PPI volunteers from Parkinson’s UK interviewed partners from Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center and GeneXplain GmbH. Here are the links to the videos n November 2020, April … Continue reading

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Dr Heiko Dussmann speaks at Microscopy Society and Microscopy Society Ireland joint meeting in Galway.

Wonderful talk by Dr Heiko Dussmann at the Microscopy Society and Microscopy Society Ireland joint meeting in Galway on the 7th of April about analysing mitochondrial morphology in a model of Parkinson’s Disease related to the work that the group … Continue reading

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Immuno-Oncology and the Microbiome Research Workshop- March 24th

This event will discuss the current landscape of clinical and preclinical research in cancer immunotherapy and the microbiome in Ireland. register https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/immuno-oncology-and-the-microbiome-research-workshop-registration-272607435177

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Parkinson’s Research In Ireland, Virtual Series March 31st and April 7th-6 pm -7 pm

To mark Parkinson’s Awareness Month, please join us for this years virtual series to provide perspectives from people with Parkinson’s, researchers, Industry, and tips from a Physiotherapist, in the form of short talks and an audience Q&A. register: bit.ly/3C8R9Up

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Irish researchers lead new European research programme on precision medicine for motor neuron disease

Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar TD hastoday launchedan ambitious academic, clinical and industry research programme that will provide new insights into our understanding of Motor Neuron Disease (MND). FutureNeuro, hosted by RCSI University of Medicine … Continue reading

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New relationship found between bacteria and bowel cancer

New research from Professor Prehns laboratory, has found a possible relationship between the presence of a specific type of bacteria found in tumours and the spread of bowel cancer.  Published in the leading gastroenterology journal Gut, findings of the research can … Continue reading

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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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