Kingston Mills, professor of experimental immunology at Trinity, said he ‘got no feedback from the document that was written’.

Members of a taskforce on Covid-19 testing have said that opportunities were lost earlier this year which would have “transformed the efficiency” of t(...)

Minister for  Innovation Heather Humphreys  with Lucia Garcia, postdoc research fellow,  UCD

A new cancer research collaboration aims to bring about better diagnostics, personalised treatment and faster drug discovery and development. Precisi(...)

SFI director of science for society Ruth Freeman, SFI researcher of the year Kevin O’Connor and SFI director general Mark Ferguson. Photograph: Jason Clarke

From the bioeconomy to breast cancer, from the microbiome to mentoring, the Science Foundation Ireland Awards 2019 recognise a breadth of research ac(...)

Dr Elaine Sullivan, Carrick Therapeutics, winner of the Emerging award at the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards, which took place in Citywest. Photograph: Dave Meehan for the Irish Times

Dr Elaine Sullivan, co-founder and chief executive of early-stage life-sciences company Carrick Therapeutics, has won top prize in the emerging catego(...)

Drug-resistant bacteria: “Targeting aggressive and resistant disease is an area where we can make a real difference to patients’ lives,” says Dr Elaine Sullivan. Photograph: CDC/Janice Carr/Science Photo Library

A new Irish company treatment company, Carrick Therapeutics, has attracted $95 million (€84.5 million) in an initial funding round. The new financia(...)

John McCormack, Irish Cancer Society, Prof John Fitzpatrick, breast cancer survivor Sharon Burrell and Prof William Gallagher. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

Women diagnosed with breast cancer are to be asked to contribute tumour tissue to a national biobank which will be used to monitor treatments for the (...)

Researchers will share resources and expertise in a project designed to predict the best treatment options for breast cancer patients. Photograph: Getty Images

Details of a new multi-million euro cancer research collaboration have been announced by the Irish Cancer Society. The Breast Predict project will see(...)