>150 graduate students in our research and taught programmes. More
Research-led teaching to >450 undergraduate students annually. More
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€30M Research Funding in last 5 years. More
"To deliver teaching and research excellence in the biomolecular and biomedical sciences and foster discovery and learning through collaboration."
Dr Orla Galvin, a postdoctoral researcher working in the laboratory group led by Dr Breandan Kennedy, is the joint winner of the SFI/TIDA Get Started Technology Venture Programme 2014. The pitch was focused on the commercialisation of their research to provide a new treatment for wet Age Related Macular Degeneration (wAMD).
With a number of PIs working on answers to the causes, various complications and cures to Diabetes, from a range of approaches, the UCD School of Biomolecular & Biomedical Science is contributing to the body of research needed to tackle this global epidemic.
SBBS Professor of Genetics Geraldine Butler, and her research group have published a paper in PLoS Pathogens with a novel approach to investigating gene function in the major human fungal pathogen, Candida Parapsilosis.