Mark Lawler

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Prof Emma Flynn, pro-vice-chancellor, Queen’s University Belfast and Prof Orla Feely, UCD vice-president for research, innovation and impact, UCD at the signing of an agreement in Belfast to scale up joint research.

University College Dublin and Queen’s University Belfast (QUB) have signed a memorandum of understanding to strengthen collaboration and research betw(...)

Prof Mark Lawler was addressing an online event to mark the signing of an international agreement to further cancer research in Ireland. Photograph: iStock

The risk of a “cancer epidemic” on the island of Ireland as a direct result of the Covid-19 pandemic can’t be underestimated, a leading cancer researc(...)

Prof Gerardine Doyle, director of UCD Smurfit Graduate Business School: “The webinar will provide an opportunity to reflect on leadership during this extraordinary time of crisis.” Photograph: Shane O’Neill

Ireland is widely regarded as having responded well to the Covid-19 pandemic due to exemplary leadership in many sectors. Leaders in a range of areas,(...)

John Gallagher talks with students from Francis Street  school in 2007. He was chairman of the board of management there for years. File photograph: Kate Geraghty.

This article is one of a series about people who have died with coronavirus in Ireland and among the diaspora. Read more at

Rosalind Franklin in 1950. She, like Crick, had realised that DNA had a double helix structure. Photograph: Vittoria Luzzati/NPG

When Barack Obama used a model of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) in his 2016 State of the Union Address to introduce the concept of “Precision Medicine a(...)

Queen’s University Belfast:  The breakthrough is likely to improve quality of life for patients who often have to undergo aggressive treatment, according to international research led by the university

“Genetic signatures” found in bowel cancer cells will soon help identify the best treatments for those with the condition, according to international(...)