News Archive 2013

Harnessing the potential of new brain cells

11 Nov 2013

Harnessing the potential of new brain cells

Congratulations to Dr Yvonne Nolan, Department of Anatomy & Neuroscience whose research work has been profiled in Ireland's leading technology website Siliconrepublic.

Dr Yvonne Nolan is a principal investigator and senior lecturer in the Department of Anatomy & Neuroscience, in this article she discusses her research with science reporter Claire O’Connell ,  Dr Nolan describes how neurons grow in adult brains, and how we might be able to target them to improve health or address disease.

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Women Invent Tomorrow is Silicon Republic’s year-long campaign to champion the role of women in science, technology, engineering and maths. Siliconrepublic has been voted Ireland's leading technology website six years in a row (Irish Web Awards 2008-2013)





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