CORRIB Research Centre for Advanced Imaging and Core laboratory

Cardiovascular medicine is increasingly dictated and regulated by evidence based guidelines stemming from randomized trials and registries. The CORRIB Research Center for Advanced Imaging and Core laboratory provides cutting-edge imaging methods and decades of cardiovascular imaging expertise to assess the imaging component of these trials and registries to ensure they are reproducible and yield the best outcomes.  The Core lab is a centre of excellence for innovation, research, collaboration and education.

Key Facts

12.6

The medtech sector responsible for €12.6 billion worth of exports.

300+

med-tech companies in Ireland account for over 29,000 jobs.

15

of the top 20 global medical device companies operate in Ireland.

90%

of companies in this sector are SMEs.

80%

of the world’s stents are produced in Galway.

8

of the world’s top 10 med-tech companies are based here.

2nd

Ireland is the second largest exporter of medical devices in Europe.