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The implantable stimulator device which is used to treat tendon damage

An implantable stimulator device that combines with the human body’s biological power to treat disease, tendon damage and sports injuries has been dev(...)

Prof Abhay Pandit:  he says around 500 researchers will be needed as Cúram moves into its second phase of development. Photograph: Cúram

Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) has pledged more than €46 million to medical devices research centre Cúram to back the next stage of its work in brin(...)

Prof Mark Ferguson, director general of Science Foundation Ireland: Research centres programme aims to position Ireland as a global leader in innovative scientific research. Photograph: Jason Clarke Photography.

Five Science Foundation Ireland Research Centres are to receive €193 million in funding over the next six years. The centres will carry out research i(...)

Sixth class students Eoghan Ó Maoláin and Áine Nic Dheá from Gaelsoil Riabhach, Loughrea, Co Galway, who will chair the Ask a Scientist online panel discussion on Friday November 6th as part of the inaugural Science on Screen Film Festival Ireland. Photograph: Emilija Jefremova

An exciting way of delving deep into science and experiencing the reality of research endeavour comes in the form of the new Science on Screen Film Fe(...)

Wellair’s portable air disinfection units protect patients against illnesses including MRSA, clostridium difficile, norovirus and influenza.

Wellair, an Irish company that develops medical-grade air-disinfecting devices, has raised $8 million ( €7million) in a new funding round led by exist(...)

Dr Darragh Whelan, Dr Martin O’Reilly, and Julian Eberle of Output Sports  with Leinster Rugby players Dan Leavy and Adam Byrne.

Sports tech start-up Output Sports has closed a €1.3 million seed funding round with Leinster Rugby players Adam Byrne and Dan Leavy among the backers(...)

Dr Una FitzGerald at the 2019 Science Foundation Ireland summit. ‘On November 7th, our Cúram lab at NUIG became the first lab in Europe to be Green Lab certified,’ she says. Photograph:  Jason Clarke

What is the main area of research in neuroscience? “I am interested in brain cells that become damaged during the autoimmune disorder multiple sclero(...)

SFI director of science for society Ruth Freeman, SFI researcher of the year Kevin O’Connor and SFI director general Mark Ferguson. Photograph: Jason Clarke

From the bioeconomy to breast cancer, from the microbiome to mentoring, the Science Foundation Ireland Awards 2019 recognise a breadth of research ac(...)

1 Idrone Terrace, in Blackrock in Co Dublin, and 17 Vernon Avenue in Clontarf, in north Dublin

When Ormond Hall, a lavish mid-terrace home at 17 Vernon Avenue in Clontarf, hit the market in April seeking €3.25 million, it was the second most exp(...)

Dr Karen Doyle, a neuroscientist with Cúram, who is based at Galway Neuroscience Centre in NUI Galway. Photograph: NUI Galway

A Tiny Spark, the most recent film produced through the Science on Screen project,has been awarded best medical short at Sci On! Film Festival in Neva(...)

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