Horizon 2020

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Avectas cofounder and chief executive Dr Michael Maguire, with cofounder Dr Shirley O’Dea, chief scientific officer and business development director Dr Gillian Hendy. Photograph: Iain White/Fennells

Serial entrepreneur Seamus Mulligan has led a $10 million (€12 million) fundraising for an Irish business at the cutting edge of cell therapy. Avect(...)

AuriGen Medical founders Tony O’Halloran, chief technology officer, and chief executive John Thompson at their office in NUI Galway. Photograph: Aengus McMahon

Galway company AuriGen Medical has won European Union funding to develop a medical device to help patients manage an irregular heartbeat. Persistent (...)

Dr Imelda Lambkin: overseeing the effort to secure €1.25 billion from the EU’s new research budget, dubbed Horizon 2020, for Irish researchers. photograph: brenda fitzsimons

Irish researchers are going to secure €1.25 billion from the EU’s new research budget, dubbed Horizon 2020, or Dr Imelda Lambkin will want to know why(...)

The European Parliament in Strasbourg ratified the Horizon 2020 programme on November 20th. The EU member states will now sign off at ministerial leve(...)