Anne Jones

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The work around Covid-19 has demonstrated how research can be fast-tracked when there is a sense of urgency and commitment to finding answers

If there is one thing Covid-19 has taught businesses it is to expect the unexpected and always be ready to pivot. Many companies involved in the areas(...)

Global shortages in supplies of reagent have left testing dramatically short of Government targets. Photograph: Getty Images

The National Virus Reference Laboratory (NVRL) has sourced a new supply of chemicals that will enable it increase coronavirus testing to as many as 10(...)

An Post CEO David McRedmond will be a keynote speaker at this year’s Futurescope, which takes place at the Convention Centre in Dublin. Photograph: Maxwell

An Post is looking to establish deeper ties with the start-up community through a new innovation challenge programme that will see the State-owned com(...)

The announcement follows the acquisition of Genomics Medicine Ireland by Chinese genomics specialists WuXi Nextcode for an undisclosed sum. File photograph: Getty Images

Ireland will be the centre of one of the world’s most ambitious genome research programmes following the announcement of a $400 million investment. (...)

Ken Dodd: comic genius died at the home he lived in for 40 years

British comedy legend Ken Dodd has died aged 90, his publicist has announced. The star, famous for his epic stand-up shows, as well as his Diddy Men a(...)