Siobhan Roche

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Dr Marco Ruffini, associate professor in optical network architecture in the school of computer science and statistics at TCD. Photograph: Paul Sharp/Sharpix

Open Ireland, a new €2 million research infrastructure initiative to support advanced experimentation in communications networks, has launched. The t(...)

‘Personalised medicine is about identifying an individual’s genomic sequencing and then knowing which medicines are more likely to be effective and which ones aren’t.’ Photograph: iStock

Ever taken a prescribed medication and suffered an unwanted side-effect? If so, you’re not alone. Most if not all effective drugs come with the risk o(...)

Research and development: Ireland is now ranked 11th internationally for the quality of its scientific research, an improvement of more than 20 places since 2005. Photograph: Getty

Industry engagement with research has grown dramatically since the establishment of Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) in 2003. “We’ve come a long way i(...)