The Government’s chief scientific adviser has said the potential “long-term economic impact” of Ireland’s marine renewable energy research “cannot be (...)

The Amber centre will focus on production of discoveries that can translate into products, services and treatments in areas such as computer chip design, medical implants and pharmaceuticals. Photograph: Tim Ockenden/PA Photo

Advanced new materials for use in computing and in bioengineering are to be researched at a €58 million centre run as a collaboration between academic(...)

Thousands of Irish patients who were fitted with metal-on-metal artificial hips are to be reviewed by consultants amid concerns over high failure rate(...)

An innovative form of hip-replacement therapy, which cuts time in hospital in half, should be rolled out across t(...)