Lemmy Kilmister died just days after celebrating his birthday following a short battle with an “extremely aggressive cancer”. Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

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Dr Ger Flaherty (centre) and third-year medicine student Tariq Esmail (right) with speakers at the TedMed Live event at NUI Galway. photograph: aengus mcmahon

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