Colm Bergin

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Trinity’s  screening programme is designed as a wider surveillance of the population in an effort to detect the disease before it becomes apparent.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Trinity College Dublin has approved a pilot Covid-19 screening programme for students and staff living on its campus in the capital, which may be exte(...)

The testing programme at Trinity College could  help early detection of the virus among students and staff, and avoid partial or full closures of the university. File photograph: Alan Betson

Trinity College Dublin is examining plans for widespread Covid-19 testing of its 20,000 strong student and staff in a bid to prevent clusters emerging(...)

Dr Tony Holohan, chair of NPHET, delives a media briefing in the Department of Health. Photograph:  Crispin Rodwel/The Irish Times

The National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) is expected to sign off on a final version of the plan to ease Ireland’s Covid-19 restrictions at a (...)

The Covid-19 Research Hub will be located at Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute. The Covid-19 Research Hub will be located at Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute.

Trinity College Dublin is to set up a Covid-19 research hub that will focus on the most urgent scientific breakthroughs needed to address the current (...)

The majority of private hospital patients experience difficulties paying for medications and out-of-pocket expenses, according to the consultants who (...)

Hepatitis C virus. Photograph: Getty Images

New combination treatments that can cure the vast majority of hepatitis C patients could be available to Irish patients within(...)