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Type of anaesthesia used during breast cancer surgery may affect the risk of cancer recurrence, new research suggestsType of anaesthesia used during breast cancer surgery may affect the risk of cancer recurrence, new research suggests

Breast cancer is one of the main causes of cancer-related death in women. According to the National Cancer Registry, breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed form of cancer in Ireland representing 32% of all cancer diagnosis every year...

 

European Space Agency contracts UCD engineers to reduce vibrations in future space rocketsEuropean Space Agency contracts UCD engineers to reduce vibrations in future space rockets

Engineers at University College Dublin have been contracted by the European Space Agency to find new ways to reduce vibrations during lift-off in future launcher designs. The €250,000 contract will see the UCD engineers design a “control algorithm”...

 

UCD Seeks External Chairs for Key Governance PostsUCD Seeks External Chairs for Key Governance Posts

University College Dublin has placed a notice in The Irish Times and The Sunday Business Post seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified external individuals in the pro bono roles of Chair of the Governing Authority and Chair of the Finance, Remuneration and Asset Management Committee...

 

Who Will Binge-Drink at Age 16? Teen Imaging Study Pinpoints PredictorsWho Will Binge-Drink at Age 16? Teen Imaging Study Pinpoints Predictors

Neuroscientists leading the largest longitudinal adolescent brain imaging study to date have learned that predicting teenage binge-drinking is possible. In fact, say the researchers in the group’s latest publication, a large number of factors, including brain function...

 
 

Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 July 2014: Curious Film at The National Botanic GardensSaturday 26 & Sunday 27 July 2014: Curious Film at The National Botanic Gardens

UCD Science Expression in partnership with The Festival of Curiosity are pleased to present  a series of short films from around the globe exploring science, curiosity and discovery.  Located in the National Botanic Gardens, films will be screened daily from 12:00pm to 17:00pm in Ireland’s only inflatable cinema...

 
 
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