Mar 12 2014 Posted: 10:58 GMT

Students interested in pursuing a career in science can experience the research underway in NUI Galway at the Biomedical Science Under The Microscope’ exhibition

An exhibition of scientific images entitled Biomedical Science Under The Microscope can be seen at Galway City Museum from the 11th-22nd March, a project created by Biomedical Science students at NUI Galway.

The exhibition is part of a second year BSc. in Biomedical Science project entitled Community Knowledge Initiative. Its aim is to inform the public on current areas of biomedical science research in NUI Galway through the medium of images.

It will comprise of ten scientific images spanning a broad range of research areas including developmental biology, chromosome biology and studies of the brain and nervous system. The images are drawn from the major disciplines that support Biomedical Science, which are Anatomy, Biochemistry, Pharmacology and Physiology.

The exhibition provides a great opportunity for students interested in pursuing a career in science to experience the research underway in NUI Galway and for the general public interested in this area.

Visitors can talk to students involved in the exhibition at Galway City Museum on Wednesday 19th March from 10am to 1pm.

For further information on the exhibition please contact Dr. Derek Morris on 091 494439 or


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