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NEAR Award for Ted Dinan

Dec 13, 2018
Ted Dinan receives ACNP award for most influential review article The American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP) has named Ted Dinan as the winner of the 2018 Neuropsychopharmacology Editors Award for Reviews (also known as the NEAR). The award is intended to recognize and honor the top More

Spilling the Guts on Performance

Nov 6, 2018
 "Gut Health, Fitness and Performance" APC Public Forum You don’t put diesel into a petrol engine. So whatever sport you enjoy, it is important to understand the science of nutrition to optimise your body’s performance and health. APC Microbiome Ireland, is hosting a public forum “Gu More

Microbe Mom

Oct 23, 2018
Finding the optimal probiotics for pregnant women & healthier babies Pictured: Dr Sally Cudmore, APC Microbiome Ireland, UCC; Mr Michael Creed, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine and Dr Paul Cotter, Teagasc, APC Microbiome Ireland. Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine More

Excellence of APC Staff Recognised

Oct 18, 2018
UCC Staff Research Awards for APC Pictured (left to right) Dr Pauline Scanlan, Prof Fergus Shanahan and Ms Mary Hough Many congratulations to APC's Prof Fergus Shanahan, Dr Pauline Scanlan and Ms Mary Hough on their recent UCC Research Awards.  The UCC Research Awards Programme recognise t More

Female Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2018

Andrea Doolan  honoured with Matheson WMB  Female Entrepreneur Award Pictured (l-r): Rosemary Delaney, WMB with Andrea Doolan, Atlantia Food Clinical Trials and Tara Doyle, Matheson Many congratulations to Andrea Doolan, Co-Founder and CEO of Atlantia Food Clinical Trials and APC Microbio More

A stamp of approval

Sep 6, 2018
APC Microbiome Ireland research celebrated in Irish Scientific Discoveries Collector Stamps  Photo (left to right): Fergus Collins, Professor Paul Ross, Professor Colin Hill APC Microbiome Ireland, UCC Scientific discoveries from UCC researchers feature in two of a series of four €1 stamp More

Spinning the Microbiome?  

Aug 16, 2018
Entrepreneur with Commercial Experience Sought Do you want to play a key role in the next microbiome-related spin-out from APC Microbiome Ireland? APC Microbiome Ireland is seeking an individual with a commercial background to lead the development of a new venture in the field of high-end m More

Eat high fibre foods to reduce effects of stress on gut and behaviour

Aug 1, 2018
  Microbial metabolites reduce some effects of stress   Eating high fibre foods may reduce the effects of stress on our gut and behaviour, according to new APC Microbiome Ireland research published in The Journal of Physiology. Stress is a significant health concern and can cause maj More

Serotonin on the Wild Atlantic Way

Jul 19, 2018
UCC hosts International Society for Serotonin Research Conference International Society for Serotonin Research Conference - “Serotonin on the Wild Atlantic Way”hosted in University College Cork, July 2018. Group shot of delegates including UCC President, Professor Patrick O Shea. Photo By T More