Investigating the interplay of Epigenetics and Cancer Signalling in acquired Drug Resistance in Melanoma
Wednesday, 15 August, 2018
MSCA TOPMed10 fellowship - Research by Dr. Ariane Watson
Tuesday, 15 May, 2018
Minister Bruton announces expansion of Amgen Biotech Experience
Leukaemia researcher Jonathan Bond joins SBI as UCD 'Brendan Mc Gonnell' Professor of Paediatric Molecular Haemato-Oncology
Thursday, 05 April, 2018
UCD's new 'Brendan Mc Gonnell' Professorship of Paediatric Molecular Haemato-Oncology has been appointed to clinician-scientist Jonathan Bond to work on childhood cancers in SBI
SBI researchers present their new research at Irish Association of Cancer Research (IACR) conference 2018
Tuesday, 03 April, 2018
The 54th Irish Association of Cancer Research (IACR) conference, held in Dublin in February 2018, was attended by SBI researchers presenting their latest work.
Friday, 30 March, 2018
SBI researchers lend their modelling and wet lab expertise to a new collaboration of 14 partners across Europe targeting colorectal cancer, called "COLOSSUS".
Wednesday, 07 February, 2018
President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, honoured the recipients of the SFI President of Ireland Future Research Leaders Award at a special ceremony in Áras an Uachtaráin in Dublin recently
Friday, 05 January, 2018
Prof. Walter Kolch talks to eCancer at the European Alliance for Personalised Medicine Congress 2017 in Belfast.
Monday, 06 November, 2017
Recently published research from Ryan group in collaboration with the Institute of Cancer Research, London
Thursday, 14 September, 2017
International genomics meeting hosted in UCD by Systems Biology Ireland and European Molecular Biology Laboratory
Thursday, 01 June, 2017
Join us on 8th June 2017 in UCD to hear new leaders in personalised medicine discuss their cutting edge research
Tuesday, 09 May, 2017
New research published by the Santra Group in PLoS One
Thursday, 21 January, 2016
SBI's Dirk Fey looks at the challenges of the newly-announced US cancer initiative
Friday, 21 April, 2017
Dr Ariane Watson and Dr Oleksii Rukhlenko awarded prestigious fellowships
Wednesday, 25 November, 2015
What if the order you performed addition in mattered and the sum "2 + 3 + 4" gave you a different answer to the sum "4 + 3 + 2"? Researchers at UCD have recently found that order matters a surprising amount for sequence alignment, an important part of modern genetic analyses.
Monday, 27 February, 2017
Melinda Halasz wins best oral presentation prize at annual all island event.
Monday, 05 December, 2016
New publication in Science Signalling reconstructs a predictive model using partial knowledge and experimentally observed behaviour of the pathway components.
Monday, 23 May, 2016
New research from SBI's and collaborators at the Institute of Cancer Research in London using genetic screening to identify genes that different cancer cell lines depend upon for survival.
Wednesday, 18 May, 2016
The American Physiological Society has announced that Prof. Cormac Taylor to be presented with the 2017 Takeda Distinguished Research Award by the Society’s Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology Section.
Friday, 11 March, 2016
New research elucidates role of hydroxylases in regulating signalling pathway
Thursday, 07 January, 2016
New research just published by a team led by scientists from SBI has shown for the first time a computationally derived cancer biomarker outperforming classical biomarkers.
Thursday, 10 December, 2015
New research from SBI and collaborators in Basel and Seoul has found that cell fate can be determined by pulsed application of EGF hormone.
Tuesday, 10 November, 2015
National Final educated, entertained and informed a sell-out audience in the Sugar Club in Dublin
Tuesday, 03 November, 2015
First step in potential participation in Europe’s biological information research infrastructure
Tuesday, 06 October, 2015
UCD is hosting a series of breast cancer talks, lab tours and exercise classes on 15 October to mark Breast Health Day 2015
Thursday, 17 September, 2015
Joint award with Alison Reynolds announced by UCD VP for Research, Innovation and Impact Prof. Orla Feely
Monday, 27 July, 2015
New publication produced by SBI, funded through the EU FP7 Infrastructure for Systems Biology Europe project
Wednesday, 15 July, 2015
SBI PhD students Elena Nikonova and Alba Tourino travelled in June to the Stockholm archipelago for a new systems medicine training initiative developed through the Coordinating Action Systems Medicine programme.
Thursday, 09 July, 2015
The ISMB ECCB 2015, chaired by SBI's Des Higgins, at the Dublin Convention Centre 10-14 July 2015
Wednesday, 29 April, 2015
5 year project will focus on developing personalised treatment to overcome drug resistance
Sunday, 14 June, 2015
UCD hosts 3rd International Workshop and welcomes plenary speakers from Universities of Oxford and Washington
Thursday, 21 May, 2015
Event that brings researchers to meet the general public packs out pubs in Dublin, Galway and Limerick
Tuesday, 19 November, 2013
In this short video, Systems Biology Ireland PhD researcher Benedikt Minke explains what antibiotic resistance is and how systems biology can help to address the issue.
Thursday, 05 December, 2013
SBI's new state of the art facility opened by Minister Sean Sherlock and UCD President Hugh Brady.
Tuesday, 19 November, 2013
Researchers in UCD Conway Institute and Systems Biology Ireland have identified a way that a new class of anti-inflammatory drugs may be used to treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
Monday, 27 January, 2014
SBI Principal Investigators launch Ireland's first Centre for Stem-Cell Manufacture in NUI Galway
Friday, 31 January, 2014
Looking for an interesting place to work? SBI is a vibrant community of researchers from disciplines as different as mathematics, biology, chemistry, physics and computation.
Thursday, 15 May, 2014
We are hosting a 1 day meeting on genomics and systems biology in UCD on June 16th 2014, followed by a reception afterwards in the Conway Institute.
Thursday, 13 February, 2014
Bill Liao on his recent visit to SBI drew comparisons between the early years of computers and the current convergence of biology and technology.
Tuesday, 17 June, 2014
Findings published in PLoS One will help scientists choose the best strategy to prepare data for statistical analysis
Tuesday, 17 June, 2014
Colm J. Ryan has been awarded a Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowship worth €300,000 over four years to work in Systems Biology Ireland on synthetic lethality treatments in cancer therapeutics.
Thursday, 19 June, 2014
'Sharing knowledge and exchanging experiences is key to successful research', said Prof Iain Mattaj, EMBL Director-General as he launched the SBI-EMBL joint meeting
Monday, 23 June, 2014
New research shows opposing biological functions are regulated by the same elements within a protein signalling network
Tuesday, 01 July, 2014
Prof. Higgins is one of only eleven researchers based at Irish universities to feature on the list which is a compilation of highly cited influential names in science.
Wednesday, 09 July, 2014
Alex's award announced as part of €23m investment in Ireland’s most promising young research talent.
UK charity awards Alex von Kriegsheim £200,000 to study role of small protein in the development of breast cancer
Thursday, 31 July, 2014
Project to explore role of small protein in the metastasis of breast cancer.
Monday, 04 August, 2014
SBI Director Walter Kolch discusses what the UK's 100,000 Genome Project will mean for Irish healthcare, cancer research and personalised medicine
Thursday, 21 August, 2014
Two leading UCD cancer specialists discuss the progress made in the last 20 years and what lies ahead.
How protein protection mechanisms aid breast cancer cell migration and other stories from our latest publications
Monday, 06 October, 2014
Read about SBI research on the mechanisms that affect cancer therapy efficacy as well as a round up of our recent publications.
Wednesday, 08 October, 2014
New research from SBI published in Nature Cell Biology shows opposing biological functions are regulated by the same elements within a protein signalling network.
Thursday, 23 October, 2014
Audience treated to an evening of informative and entertaining talks at the fifth annual National Thesis in 3 Final.
Wednesday, 22 October, 2014
Alliance to enhance cooperation between the two research institutions
Friday, 31 October, 2014
Nature have announced the top 100 most cited papers of all time, and papers authored by Des Higgins feature twice.
SBI principal investigator Prof. Cormac Taylor receives prestigious Nature accolade for inspiring science students
Tuesday, 04 November, 2014
2014 Nature Award for Mentoring in Science presented at Science Foundation Ireland’s 2014 Summit.
Tuesday, 28 October, 2014
A behind the scenes look at everyday life in Systems Biology Ireland, an institute where laboratory-based researchers and computational modellers work together to understand the mechanisms of disease and identify new therapeutic targets.
Tuesday, 18 November, 2014
SBI’s Carolanne Doherty visits the Plurabelle Paddlers, Ireland’s first dragon boat racing team whose members all have one thing in common: they are survivors of breast cancer.
Tuesday, 16 December, 2014
PRIMES and ASSET consortia meet in Vienna for mid term reviews and annual meetings.
Thursday, 18 December, 2014
Round up of our latest publications, including a feature on a collaboration between researchers at UCD Conway Institute and SBI to use nanoparticles to target tumour cells.
Saturday, 24 January, 2015
SBI Director Walter Kolch explains how this new development in medicine is underpinned by systems biology and describes its potential impact on healthcare.
Wednesday, 04 February, 2015
Leading cancer researchers from SBI and UCD Conway Institute discuss their research
Wednesday, 04 February, 2015
Infographic showing how SBI is tackling cancer
Wednesday, 04 February, 2015
Researchers from SBI, UCD Conway Institute and BREAST-PREDICT got together for a coffee to mark WCD2015
Wednesday, 04 March, 2015
How can advances in systems biology be applied to medicine? A clinician and systems biologist discuss
New SBI research on breast cancer’s underlying molecular mechanisms, and more from our latest publications
Thursday, 19 March, 2015
SBI researchers and collaborators explore signalling and metabolic pathways that trigger phenotypic changes in breast cancer cells in response to external cues.
Tuesday, 19 May, 2015
Former SBI researcher Maria Luisa Guerriero discusses how an SFI Industry Fellowship has led to a career in the pharmaceutical industry.