National Centre for Biomedical Engineering Science (NCBES)

NCBES

The National Centre for Biomedical Engineering Science at NUI, Galway, is an interdisciplinary research centre, which brings together scientists, engineers, and clinicians with a focus on innovative diagnostic and therapeutic solutions to current medical challenges such as cardiovascular disease, orthopaedics, neurodegenerative disease, and cancer.

The NCBES currently has over 400 members, including academic staff, full-time researchers and post-graduate students.  Key research areas are Biomedical Engineering, Cancer, Glycosciences, Neuroscience, and Regenerative Medicine.