Professor of Zoology
Developmental Biology, Stem Cells in animals and marine organisms, the manipulation of key stem cells and their derivatives
Professor of Anaesthesia, NUI Galway
Acute Lung Injury – pathogenesis and therapeutic strategies. Development of therapeutic strategies for acute lung injury and ARDS
Consultant Endocrinologist, Galway University Hospitals
Interests are delivering programmes of self-management education for people with diabetes and developing optimal models of community-based diabetes care.
Characterisation of novel biomarkers for schizophrenia.
Roisin investigates the potential of human MSCs as vectors for therapeutic gene delivery to breast tumor tissue
Lecturer in Zoology
Conall's research looks at how inflammation and immune function contributes to the development of the metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes mellitus in obesity.
Siti's research is investigating the mechanism of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) in mediated cardiac repair
Linda investigates how microRNAs regulate the differentiation of MSCs.
Linda is also interested in the therapeutic potential of adult stem cells, particularly looking at the nervous, heart and musculoskeletal system.
Mikey's research is in examining the role of modified human endothelial progenitor cells and mesenchynal stem cells in the treatment of cardiovasuclar disease.
Stem Cell Commitment, Chondrogenesis, Transcriptional Networks
Lecturer in Dept. of Anatomy, NUIG
Siobhan explores the use of stem cells and gene therapy in treatment of nerve regeneration and glial scarring.
Cellular and Tissue Engineering Strategies for Bone Regeneration
Mesenchymal stem cells, Endothelial progenitor cells, Vascular Medicine, Diabetes Mellitus
Bairbre's research is focusing on diabetic kidney disease (diabetic nephrology), in particular looking at approaches used in vivo animal and human studies.
REMEDI Programme Manager
Kieran is responsible for coordinating and managing activities at REMEDI. This includes intellectual property management, graduate study programmes, financial management and outreach programmes.
Tara's research focuses on stem cell biology and immunology in the context of radio-resistance.
Spinal Cord Injury repair through implantable polymer scaffolds, using a combined approach of MSC neurotrophic support and glial scar inhibition.