Research projects

Cross-border research projects to obtain funding of 37 million euros

The government will fund dozens of cross-border research projects to the tune of more than €37 million, on issues ranging from precision medicine against cancer to juvenile delinquency, under a new pan-European research program -islander. Taoiseach Micheál Martin on Wednesday announced details of 62 projects that will involve higher education institutions on both sides of […]

Animal research

La Trobe Animal Research and Education Center, Animal Technician position with LA TROBE UNIVERSITY

Salary level: HEO4 professional Site: Melbourne (Bundoora) Vary: 0-70 hours per fortnight depending on operational needs and availability of casual staff member The role: As an essential service supporting research at La Trobe University, the La Trobe Animal Research and Education Center (LARTF) provides facilities, equipment, technical services and professional expertise to facilitate the diversity […]

Research projects

Over $25 million in support released for strategic research projects at Dal – Dal News

To ensure that a series of innovative Dalhousie research projects have the resources they need to move forward, the governments of Nova Scotia and Canada have come together to lend their support. Over the past year, the federal government has committed more than $12.6 million in funding through the Canada Foundation for Innovation to support […]

Research projects

Four SoMAS Research Projects Receive New York Sea Grant Funding |

New York Sea Grant (NYSG) has awarded approximately $1.3 million to support eight research projects – four of which are based at Stony Brook University – that will directly address several high-priority community, economic and environmental goals. The projects, administered by the NYSG and funded by the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Sea Grant’s […]

Animal research

is it a necessary evil?

Every year millions of animals are used in scientific research across the UK. Statistics suggest that nearly four million scientific procedures were performed on animals in 2016 alone. The majority of these involved mice (73%), followed by fish (14%), rats (6% ) and birds (4%). The remaining proportion was made up of other species including […]