Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Award for UCC Researcher
- 02 Jul 2008
Professor Dmitri B. Papkovsky, UCC Biochemistry Department, has received a Principal Investigator Award from Science Foundation Ireland totalling €1.2 million.
This funding will support Professor Papkovsky's team at UCC to develop new intracellular oxygen sensing and imaging technology and apply this technology to the studies of cell metabolism and common disease states including stroke, cancer, hypoxia. This programme, of both basic and applied research, will involve active collaboration with a number of leading groups in Ireland and worldwide.