An Aspirin A Day Keeps The Doctor Away

Low-dose (75mg) aspirin is already recommended for people with known cardiovascular disease to prevent stroke and heart attack. But can an aspirin a day keep the Doctor away? There is new evidence to suggest that taking an aspirin a day may also prevent and possibly treat cancer. And aspirin appears … Continue reading

Cancer Vaccine developed by Trinity College Researchers

A new vaccine that will treat cancer at the pre-clinical level has been developed by Irish researchers The team, led by Professor Kingston Mills, Professor of Experimental Immunology at Trinity College Dublin, discovered a new approach for treating the disease based on manipulating the immune response to malignant tumours. The discovery … Continue reading

R&D at UCD

The preeminence of R&D at UCD is very much in evidence and globally renown. Despite the shortcomings of the current government and its recent track record on the economy, its long term investment  strategy in relation to R&D appears to be on target. €14.8m is being invested over the next five years … Continue reading