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23 Jan 13 ERC awards grants to two Irish scientists for smart city and glaucoma research
    Prof Peter Humphries from the Smurfit Institute of Genetics at Trinity College Dublin has been awarded the grant for his project that will look to explore and develop new avenues for preventing glaucoma. Meanwhile, Prof Robert Kitchin from NUI Maynooth's National Institute for Regi...read more read more

23 Jan 13 ‘We need more companies to IPO successfully’ – Enterprise Ireland CEO
Ryan said that today some 300,000 people are employed directly and indirectly in the Irish economy and by the end of 2011, Enterprise Ireland-supported companies achieved exports of €15.2bn – the highest level yet. He also revealed that with its portfolio of 800 companies,Enterprise Irel...read more read more

07 Jan 13 Medical device start-up neoSurgical goes for closure after surgery
We caught up with CEO Barry Russell and found out how the venture has grown, how neoSurgical’s technology aims to improve closure after laparoscopic abdominal surgery and what winning the award means for the company. Russell, who founded neoSurgical in 2008, had previously worked with Boston ...read more read more

07 Jan 13 IDA Ireland Client Companies Created 12,722 New Jobs in 2012
    JANUARY 7th 2013 (DUBLIN) - IDA Ireland, the Irish Government agency responsible for attracting foreign direct investment, has reported the creation of 12,722 new jobs during 2012. IDA client companies added a total of 6,570 new net jobs, the IDA’s third consecutive year of g...read more read more