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Research sheds light on how childhood obesity inhibits cancer-fighting cells

Paper demonstrates how obesity in children compromises the immune system by depleting and damaging crucial ‘Natural-Killer’ cells

Friday, 22 December 2017

Research sheds light on how childhood obesity inhibits cancer-fighting cells

Paper demonstrates how obesity in children compromises the immune system by depleting and damaging crucial ‘Natural-Killer’ cells

Friday, 22 December 2017

Newly launched Cork Dashboard shows the city and county in a whole new light

Researchers from Maynooth University have launched a new online resource that will let citizens, businesses and policy makers access information about the city in an unprecedented way.

Friday, 15 December 2017

Inter-county stars graduate with flying colours from the Jim Madden GPA Leadership Programme at Maynooth

Ten of Ireland’s finest male and female inter-county stars graduated from the Accreditation Pathway for the Jim Madden Leadership Gaelic Players Association (GPA) Programme at a special ceremony in Maynooth University today.

Friday, 01 December 2017

Maynooth University - Male Migrant looking to Camera - Research

Just 5% of public bodies in Ireland have policies on migrant integration

First review of Irish public sector migrant integration policies carried out by Maynooth University.

Monday, 27 November 2017

Researchers unlock the secrets of Earth’s largest living organism

An international team of scientists, including five researchers from Maynooth University, have sequenced and analysed the genome of the largest living organism on planet Earth, revealing the secrets of a deadly fungal organism larger than the Phoenix Park.

Friday, 24 November 2017

There can be no meaningful development in Africa without peace

In African conflict environments where people are killed, maimed and displaced persistently, values such as peace, truth, justice and mercy cannot take deep root, nor can people live normal lives or experience true peace, according to Fr. Patrick Devine SMA, delivering the fourth Lt. Gen. Dermot Earley Memorial Lecture in Maynooth University today.

Friday, 24 November 2017

ALL Institute launch - driving for lifelong access to Assitive Technology and Support

ALL (Assisting Living and Learning) Institute is a multi-disciplinary and collaborative centre for the development and promotion of Assistive Technology and Supports for people, especially those marginalised through disability or impairment, enabling them achieve well-being at all stages of their lives.

Thursday, 16 November 2017

92 years of the Leaving Cert – Was Science more difficult in 1925?

Former students often declare that the Leaving Cert was much harder in the past, but what were the exams actually like?

Thursday, 16 November 2017

Portráidí na Scríbhneoirí Gaeilge: Seoladh ar an gcéad ghrúpa phortráidí nua

Seoladh an chéad ghrúpa nua phortráidí – Liosta 2017 – i gCéim 2 den togra Portráidí na Scríbhneoirí Gaeilge (portraidi.ie) ar an 16 Samhain. Tionscadal eiseamláireach is ea é a dhéanann an Scríbhneoir Gaeilge a chomóradh agus a thugann ábhar grianghrafadóireachta den scoth i láthair an phobail.

Thursday, 16 November 2017

Adults´ brains rapidly respond to the cries of a baby, says study

Science Week Lecture: Prof Christine Parson to deliver Maynooth University Alumni Lecture on Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

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