Translational Research

  • Translational Cancer Genomic Research

    Translational Cancer Genomic Research

    Cancer is a disease of the genome. Genomic somatic mutations and alterations can change the function of genes, either promoting…

    Read more

  • Cancer Biotherapeutics

    Cancer Biotherapeutics

    Biotherapeutics (biologics or biotech drugs) are at the forefront of modern cancer chemotherapy. Examples include the monoclonal antibodies Herceptin ®,…

    Read more

  • Targeted Therapies for Cancer

    Targeted Therapies for Cancer

    The Targeted Therapies for Cancer research is focused on two key areas: i) preclinical evaluation of novel targeted therapies in…

    Read more

  • 3U Diabetes Consortium

    3U Diabetes Consortium

    Diabetes at the NICB: 3U Partnership The 3U Partnership is a major strategic initiative that combines the research expertise of…

    Read more

  • Diabetes


    Diabetes is the fastest growing chronic disease with global prevalence having increased from 30 million in 1985 to 220 million…

    Read more

  • Interaction of Metals with Cells

    Interaction of Metals with Cells

    Interaction of Metals with Cells We are studying the uptake of trace elements and metals such as Iron, Copper, Zinc,…

    Read more

  • Ocular Diseases

    Ocular Diseases

    Ocular Diseases The Tissue Engineering & Stem Cell Research programme is involved in research on ocular diseases. The cornea is…

    Read more

  • Pancreatic Islet Transplantation

    Pancreatic Islet Transplantation

    Pancreatic Islet Transplantation for the Treatment of Diabetes Approximately 2-3% of the Irish population suffer from diabetes. Type I diabetes…

    Read more

  • Uveal Melanoma

    Uveal Melanoma

    Uveal Melanoma Research Using Proteomic Methods Uveal melanoma is the most common intraocular malignancy in adults. The survival rate of…

    Read more

  • Pancreatic Cancer

    Pancreatic Cancer

    Pancreatic Cancer Research Programme The pancreatic research programme focuses on understanding the molecular mechanisms of drug resistance, invasion and metastasis…

    Read more

  • Novel ADC targets & Monoclonal antibodies

    Novel ADC targets & Monoclonal antibodies

    Novel ADC targets & Monoclonal Antibodies for Biopharmaceuticals Therapeutic antibodies are the largest class of biopharmaceuticals for human disease. Development…

    Read more

  • Multiple Myeloma

    Multiple Myeloma

    Multiple Myeloma - Personalized Medicine Personalized Medicine in practice; Discovery of Potential Proteomic Biomarkers For Predicting the Drug Response in…

    Read more

  • Lung Cancer

    Lung Cancer

    Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in men and women (excluding skin cancer) in the US and third…

    Read more

  • Drug Resistance in Cancers

    Drug Resistance in Cancers

    Drug Resistance in Cancers The NICB has developed a range of human cell models for resistance to chemotherapeutic agents (contact:…

    Read more

  • Molecular Therapeutics for Cancer

    Molecular Therapeutics for Cancer

    Under the leadership of Prof John Crown, the Molecular Therapeutics for Cancer research programme aims to investigate response and resistance…

    Read more

  • Biomarkers


    Biomarkers for Protein Characterisation A biomarker is a substance used as an indicator of a biologic state, and that is…

    Read more

  • Cancer


    Cancer research at NICB aims to apply the powerful techniques associated with cell and molecular biology to gaining a deeper…

    Read more

  • Tissue Engineering & Stem Cell Research

    Tissue Engineering & Stem Cell Research

    There is tremendous interest at the moment in the potential of tissue engineering/stem cell therapy to cure tissue damage and…

    Read more

  • Chemical Synthesis & Chemical Biology

    Chemical Synthesis & Chemical Biology

    The NICB Synthetic Chemistry group is involved in the development and application of targeted molecular libraries and is now increasingly…

    Read more

Chinese (Traditional)EnglishJapanese