Jim Sullivan

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IRA men who were at the Kilmichael ambush

Dundalk was “sneeringly hostile” to the Irish Republican Army during the War of Independence, according to records from the time that are to be publis(...)

American consumers spent at a brisk pace in July, pushing US retail sales to their biggest increase in seven months, according to official figures. Photograph: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images

The number of US retailers that have gone bankrupt in 2017 has surpassed last year’s total, but the sector’s woes will have a “limited” impact on the (...)

Genomics Medicine Ireland will work with Abbvie to examine potential genetic triggers for a series of major chronic diseases in the areas of cancer, neurosciences and immunology. Photograph: Conor McCabe/GMI

Multinational pharma group Abbvie is joining with an Irish start-up to map the genomes of 45,000 Irish people in an effort to develop drugs for the f(...)

Dr Jim Sullivan, vice-president of pharmaceutical discovery at AbbVie: “It is important in basic research to have the talent working well together.” Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Ireland’s got talent in scientific research, but we need to keep investing it to attract even more. That’s according to Dr Jim Sullivan of global biop(...)