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Prof Steinhoff Receives Innovation Award

29th April 2016

Prof Martin Steinhoff has been awarded one of three 2016 SFI-Pfizer Biotherapeutics Innovation Awards. This prestigious funding award provides qualified academic researchers with an opportunity to deliver important potential discoveries for patients of unmet needs in the areas of immunology, oncology, cardiovascular and rare diseases.

Listening to the ‘conversations’ behind itch and rosacea

05 June 2015

Skin conditions often run deeper than you might think. The itch of eczema or the flushing of rosacea owe much to a complex ‘conversation’ of molecular signals within the body, and Professor Martin Steinhoff is on a mission to better understand and block the chemical cascades that can lead to irritating or socially embarrassing symptoms.

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Macromolecular Engineering by Atom Transfer Radical Polymerisation

We are delighted to welcome world renowned polymer chemist Prof Kris Matyjaszewski (Carnegie Mellon University) to University College Dublin.  Prof Matyjaszewski will present a seminar entitled “Macromolecular Engineering by Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization” on Thursday 4th August 2016 from 10:00 - 11:00 in the UCD Charles Institute (Seminar Room, 1st floor).

The UCD Charles Institute extends a warm invitation to academic colleagues from across UCD and from other Irish Universities and Institutes of Technology with an interest in polymer chemistry or materials engineering.