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100 M.Sc. in Regenerative Medicine Graduates

November 27th 2013

The taught M.Sc in Regenerative Medicine at NUI Galway graduated it’s 100th student this Tuesday.

Pictured above are (L-R) Dr Linda Howard (course coordinator), Stephen Verdejo (100th graduate), President James Browne and Prof Gerry Loftus (Dean).


The course focuses on stem cells, gene therapy and tissue engineering, and in particulr how they can be applied to develop new therapeutics. The course is the only one of its kind in Ireland. Students who have completed this course have gone on to work in pharmaceutical and biomedical companies in Ireland and abroad. Many graduates have chosen to follow research-based careers in this dynamic field and are pursuing Ph.D.s in countries all over the world (Ireland, the UK, Spain, the Netherlands, Austria and America). Applications for entry in Sept 2014 are now being accepted at www.pac.ie.  Contact linda.howard@nuigalway.ie for enquiries.