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Congratulations to John Noone on winning yesterday’s "Tell It Straight" science communication competition!!

A huge congratulations to NICB PhD student John Noone on winning the 2018 Dublin City University "Tell It Straight" (TIS) science communication competition, held on 07-03-2018 in HG22, Nursing Bldg., DCU for his video: "Developing an 'antioxidant cocktail' to combat the health risks of long space missions"

You can view John's video here:

There's a starman waiting in the sky
He'd like to come and meet us
But he thinks he'd blow our minds
There's a starman waiting in the sky
He's told us not to blow it
Cause he knows it's all worthwhile

Congratulations also to NICB PhD student and TIS Finalist Nicola Gaynor, for her video on "The Immune Response and Breast Cancer":

Congratulations also to NICB PhD student and TIS Finalist Shannon Nelson, who delivered an oral presentation in the research students category (year 2 and upwards) on her research in biomarkers and 3D models of pancreatic cancer - you can view or download a copy of Shannon's slidedeck here.

You can also learn more about space-related metabolic research underway at the NICB from a recent RTE Brainstorm article and subsequent blog post by NICB Director Donal O'Gorman