News

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

International Strategic Collaberation Programme Logo

Irish Scientists Team up to Work with China

A high level delegation of Irish scientists are currently in Beijing to develop cutting edge research partnerships. The delegation has been invited by leading Chinese Universities and follows a highly successful “Connect to China” event held in Carton House in Ireland which established links between Irish research and industry to access the Chinese market.

Wednesday, 04 December 2013

Design Innovation - Research - Maynooth University

Maynooth University unveils ambitious plan to double EU funding success

A targeted plan to generate over €20m in research income from the EU has been announced by Maynooth University. The plan comes in advance of the next framework of EU funding, Horizon 2020.

Thursday, 28 November 2013

New study shows parent power may be best for kids with ADHD symptoms

A new study launched today by children’s charity Archways, shows promising results for young Irish children with ADHD symptoms and suggests that training for parents may derive the greatest benefits for kids.

Thursday, 21 November 2013

Library- Ken Saro Wiwa Book Launch- Maynooth University

Maynooth University publishes book and audio archive to mark 18th anniversary of Ken Saro-Wiwa’s death

Oil companies continue to seek strategies to evade their liabilities and responsibility while Nigeria's leaders continue to squander his legacy to the region.’ Dr Owens Wiwa

Thursday, 07 November 2013

Siobhán Fitzpatrick, Royal Irish Academy Librarian, Professor Luke Drury, Royal Irish Academy President, and Dr Eoghan Ó Raghallaigh, Roinn na Nua-Ghaeilge, Maynooth University.

On-line archive of spoken Irish from the 1920s & 30s launched

Academics from Maynooth University have been working with The Royal Irish Academy, to put a unique record of the sounds of Irish as it was spoken throughout Ireland in the 1920s and ’30s online.

Tuesday, 05 November 2013

IRISH RESEARCH TEAM SHINES LIGHT ON MALE INFERTILITY

A research team led by Professor Kay Ohlendieck from Maynooth University ’s Department of Biology has determined the molecular mechanisms of a particular form of sperm abnormalities called globozoospermia and found that the abnormal morphology of sperm cells plays a crucial role in infertility.

Thursday, 17 October 2013

Maynooth University congratulates Peter Higgs and François Englert on Nobel Prize in Physics

Maynooth University today congratulated Peter Higgs and François Englert on their Nobel Prize in Physics, which was awarded today "for the theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes to our understanding of the origin of mass of subatomic particles, and which recently was confirmed through the discovery of the predicted fundamental particle, by the ATLAS and CMS experiments at CERN's Large Hadron Collider".

Tuesday, 08 October 2013

Maynooth University maintains position in Times Higher Education World University Rankings

Maynooth University has maintained its position in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The Times Higher Education Rankings is a global university performance table which assesses universities across categories such as teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

Wednesday, 02 October 2013

Humanity House - Maynooth University

Conference to Welcome Descendents of Irish Emigrants

On 19th & 20th July the Third Annual International Famine Conference, hosted by the Centre for the Study of Historic Irish Houses & Estates, Maynooth University, will welcome descendents of the Tighe family 'home' to Strokestown, 167 years after the family set off in search of a better life.

Thursday, 25 July 2013

Chemistry - Maynooth University

Maynooth University compete at RoboCup 2013

Sponsored by Intel Labs Europe, Team RoboEireann comprises of students and staff from the Department of Electronic Engineering and Department of Computer Science at Maynooth University.

Wednesday, 24 July 2013

Pages