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Women of APC

May 11, 2018
International Women's Day 2018 Female APC researchers  speak about what inspires them in these great videos created by Eimear Ferguson for International Women's Day 2018. Watch the videos on our Facebook page  More

In the Media

APC Scientists on Radio and TV Pictured (left to right): Prof Paul O'Toole, Dr Susan Joyce, Dr Ger Clarke, Prof Ted Dinan & Prof John Cryan, APC Microbiome Ireland, University College Cork APC researchers Prof. Paul O’Toole, Dr Susan Joyce, Prof. Ted Dinan and Prof. John Cryan all More

Recent Funding Announcement

May 10, 2018
Improving Treatment Outcomes for Ulcerative Colitis in Children Dr Marcus Claesson has been awarded €504,000 for improving prediction of treatment outcomes of ulcerative colitis in children. Marcus was the only awardee from UCC and APC Microbiome Ireland, included in the announcement by John More

Biologen Op Stap

May 9, 2018
Radboud University Biologists Visit APC by Marcel van de Wouw, PhD student A group of eager undergraduate biology students from the Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, recently visited APC Microbiome Ireland to learn more about the science we perform here. A busy itinerary was o More

Microbiome Baking for Cancer Support  

Charity Bake Sale for Cork ARC Cancer Support House Cork ARC Cancer Support House was the beneficiary of a recent cake sale with a difference at APC Microbiome Ireland.  APC researchers baked amazing edible creations, both sweet and savoury, all relating to the microbiome – the community of More

France en Irelande

Apr 30, 2018
APC hosts visit of HE Stéphane Crouzat, Ambassadeur de France en Irlande French Ambassador to Ireland, HE Stéphane Crouzat, along with Dr Marc Daumas, Science Attaché in the French Embassy, visited APC Microbiome Ireland on April 26th 2018 for an introduction to the microbiome and to find ou More

Triple Success for APC

Apr 25, 2018
APC-associated Labs win three Irish Lab Awards Many congratulations to our Principal Investigators Prof. Catherine Stanton and Dr Paul Cotter whose labs were announced as winners at the 2018 Irish Lab Awards. Catherine Stanton APC Microbiome Ireland Lab at Teagasc  - Academic or Research More

Engaging with Policy Makers

Apr 9, 2018
Science Advocate James Lawless visits APC Senior management at APC Microbiome Ireland recently hosted a visit of  James Lawless TD and science advocate, and his adviser Dr Kevin Byrne, UCD. James Lawless is a Fianna Fail TD for the Kildare North constituency and is the Deputy Spokesperson o More

RCSI recognises Fergus Shanahan

John J Ryan Distinguished Lecture Award for Fergus Shanahan Professor Shanahan delivered the John J Ryan Distinguished Lecture at RCSI Research Day 2018 entitled ‘Translating Microbiome Science’. The John J Ryan Distinguished Lecture award recognizes a scientist who has made major contribut More

University of Antwerp honours John Cryan

Apr 5, 2018
Honorary Doctorate awarded to John Cryan Many congrats to Prof. John F. Cryan who has been awarded an Honorary degree in Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences by the University of Antwerp. Prof Jean-Pierre Timmermans delivered the Laudation at the conferring ceremony. In total f More