Professor of Anaesthesia, NUI Galway
Acute Lung Injury – pathogenesis and therapeutic strategies. Development of therapeutic strategies for acute lung injury and ARDS
Professor of Zoology
Developmental Biology, Stem Cells in animals and marine organisms, the manipulation of key stem cells and their derivatives
Roisin investigates the potential of human MSCs as vectors for therapeutic gene delivery to breast tumor tissue
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.
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.
Lecturer in Zoology
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.
Siti's research is investigating the mechanism of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) in mediated cardiac repair
Mikey's research is in examining the role of modified human endothelial progenitor cells and mesenchynal stem cells in the treatment of cardiovasuclar disease.
Lecturer in Dept. of Anatomy, NUIG
Siobhan explores the use of stem cells and gene therapy in treatment of nerve regeneration and glial scarring.
Stem Cell Commitment, Chondrogenesis, Transcriptional Networks
Mesenchymal stem cells, Endothelial progenitor cells, Vascular Medicine, Diabetes Mellitus
Cellular and Tissue Engineering Strategies for Bone Regeneration
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.
Bairbre's research is focusing on diabetic kidney disease (diabetic nephrology), in particular looking at approaches used in vivo animal and human studies.
Spinal Cord Injury repair through implantable polymer scaffolds, using a combined approach of MSC neurotrophic support and glial scar inhibition.
Tara's research focuses on stem cell biology and immunology in the context of radio-resistance.