News & Events

President’s Awards for Support Services Excellence for Gerardine Moloney

Congratulations to Gerardine Moloney on her recent accolade President’s Award for Support Services Excellence. This is richly deserved recognition of Ger’s contribution to the pa...

Irish patients first to trial new blood cancer drug

Patients in Ireland suffering from a form of blood cancer are the first anywhere in the world to trial a new drug that it is hoped will become an effective treatment. The medicine, Daratumumab (DAR...

EIGHT NUI GALWAY RESEARCH PROJECTS SELECTED FOR COMMERCIALISATION SUPPORT

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD, has announced funding to facilitate the commercialisation of research from NUI Galway. Eight projects have been funded throug...

NUI Galway Awarded Newly Launched Grant for Research into Huntington’s Disease

Professor Robert Lahue of the Centre for Chromosome Biology and the Galway Neuroscience Centre at NUI Galway, has received a newly launched research grant to provide new science findings that will und...

Cell Communication Discovery Opens up new Possibilities for Cancer Research

24 February 2017 – New findings on how communication is coordinated between the inside and outside of a cell is set to open up new avenues for further research into treatments for cancer...

Neuroscience Ireland Conference 2017

The Galway Neuroscience Centre (GNC) are delighted to announce that they will be hosting the 10th Neuroscience Ireland Conference in August 2017. The conference will be held on Monday 28...

My Amazing Brain exhibition, Aula Maxima, 9.30am – 3.30pm on Tuesday 14th March 2017

As part of the international Brain Awareness Week, staff and students of NUI...

A clearer picture of the molecular control of blood cell formation.

A clearer picture of the molecular control of blood cell formation. Understanding how normal blood-cell formation is regulated is a prerequisite for unraveling the mechanisms by which...

2017 MSc Biotechnology Programme at NUI Galway achieves Programme of the Year Award in the Science category from GradIreland.

Congratulations to the MSc Biotechnology team: Drs Aoife Boyd, Mary Ní Fhlathartaigh and Aileen Gill to all the teaching staff of the programme. The NUI Galway MSc Biotechnology programme is the l...

Power of Penicillin: Scientists in Galway have discovered that penicillin can be used to make other antibiotics more effective at fighting MRSA.

New research shows that the virulence of MRSA can be weakened using old-fashioned penicillin, allowing the immune system a better chance to eradicate the infection. The new research is published t...