The CCMI is affiliated with NUI Galway’s School of Medicine and serves as a key translational outlet for research carried out in NUI Galway’s Regenerative Medicine Institute.

The repair of old, damaged, or diseased tissues using gene or cell therapies promises a future where people live longer, healthier lives – and Ireland(...)

A spokesman for Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney said ‘the EU remains fully committed to working with the UK . . . following the chaos caused by Brexit.’

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney is to visit Washington DC on Thursday for meetings with senior Biden administration figures. During the ta(...)

ASTI general secretary, Kieran Christie told delegates  that teachers assessing their students for State certification was simply ‘a bad idea’. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Delegates at the annual convention of secondary teachers union, the ASTI, have restated their opposition to assessing their own students’ work. The co(...)

 An illustration of an active neurone. Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Scientists have discovered 287 regions of the human genome that contribute to the genetic risk of developing schizophrenia. It is the culmination work(...)

Nicholas Griggs (centre) at the age 17 years, two months and 23 days becomes the youngest runner in history to run the mile in under four minutes indoors. File photograph: Inpho

Depending on the length of drive up or down the mountain the low-fuel warning light on the four-litre engine Jeep Wrangler can suddenly flicker on or (...)

 Ketanji Brown Jackson is an ‘exceptionally qualified’ supreme court nominee, the White House said. File photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Pool/AFP via Getty Images

US president Joe Biden on Friday nominated judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the supreme court, seeking to elevate a black woman to the country’s highest(...)

Almost one million fewer appointments and procedures took place in 2020 and 2021 compared with pre-pandemic 2019. Photograph: Alan Betson

From cancelled appointments to longer waiting lists, screening delays to closed beds, the Covid-19 pandemic has had a devastating effect on normal hea(...)

US supreme court justice Stephen Breyer, who is 83, signalled his intention to retire earlier this week. Photograph: Yuri Gripas/Pool/EPA

US president Joe Biden will in the weeks ahead have the opportunity to carry out a constitutional role that can have an impact lasting decades – the n(...)

It’s clear dreams and their meanings have been on all our minds since the Covid-19 pandemic began. Photograph: Getty Images

It is Health Season in The Irish Times. In print and online, we will be offering encouragement and inspiration to help us all improve our ph(...)

Brian Shelton in Elyria, Ohio. Shelton may be the first person cured of type 1 diabetes. Photograph: Amber N Ford/The New York Times

Brian Shelton’s life was ruled by type 1 diabetes. When his blood sugar plummeted, he would lose consciousness without warning. He crashed his motorcy(...)

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