NI labs highly commended

Leading organisations across a wide range of sectors have been recognised for their commitment to graduate employability and pioneering research at Ulster University’s Annual Impact Excellence Awards ceremony.

Viral suppression helps to prevent AIDS-defining cancers

Early, sustained antiretroviral therapy that results in long-term viral suppression, helps to prevent AIDS-defining cancers and, to a lesser degree, non-AIDS-defining cancers, it is claimed.

IBMI Member Prizes

IBMS AGM members awarded prizes

These prestigious prizes go to the biomedical scientists who have shown excellence in their fields of study over the course of the year.

"Mind-boggling" conversion to neurons

This is possible with the addition of just four proteins, researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine in the US have found.

Molecular mechanisms of parkinson's

For years, scientists have known that Parkinson’s is associated with a build-up of alpha-synuclein protein inside brain cells.

BMS Trio

Increased funding for Biomedical Science Day 2018

To help members celebrate on 19 July, the Albert Norman Trust Fund agreed to release funds for members wishing to develop their public engagement activities.

Could bacteriophages replace antibiotics?

Study results have confirmed the safety and tolerability of using bacteria-specific viruses to eliminate disease-causing bacteria in the gut.

Isle of Man

Book for north west AGM

It is being hosted by IBMS Isle of Man branch and will be held at Nobles Hospital, The Strang, Braddan on the Isle of Man.