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Welcome to the Department of Microbiology

The Department of Microbiology strives to enhance the vision of its benefactor Grania Guinness of an academic institute committed to exploration of the interactions between microbial pathogens and their animal hosts and to advancement of knowledge likely to impact positively on the development of vaccines, diagnostic tools and novel preventive and therapeutic treatments to combat and control infectious and communicable diseases affecting mankind and domestic animals worldwide.

Announcements

VERSATILITY IN GENETIC EXPRESSION AIDS RAPID MICROBIAL EVOLUTION: Microbiologists from Trinity College Dublin have discovered that an identical protein is used differently by two species of bacteria to help them cope with distinct types of environmental stress. - Read More

31/03/2014

THIRD YEAR MICOBIOLOGY STUDENT, Jennifer Gray, Represents Ireland in Women's Cricket World Cup - Read More

20/03/2014

"FESTIVAL OF RESEARCH 2014" hosted by the Senior Sophister & Microsoc Research Students on Friday, February 28th. Congratulations to Anne O'Donovan and Andrew Redmond who received "Best Posters". - Read More

28/02/2014

SEMINAR PROGRAMME: The Programme is now complete for 2013-2014.

More News

THIRD YEAR MICOBIOLOGY STUDENT, Jennifer Gray, Selected for Irish Cricket Ladies Team - Read More

10/01/2014

The prestigious ‘Green Flag'  as part of An Taisce's Green-Campus programme, flies high outside the Moyne Institute - Read More

TCD Researchers Discover How the Bacterium Staphylococcus Aureus that plays a vital role in spread of MRSA Colonises the Human Nose - Read More

Serial Academic Inventor - Prof. Tim Foster, B.A., Ph.D.(BRIST.), S.F.T.C.D - is Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Director of Postgraduate Teaching and Learning in Microbiology. He is worldrenowned for his pioneering research on Staphylococcus aureus - Read More

09/2012

Flu is Transmitted before symptoms appear, study suggests - Read More

30/08/2012


Last updated 15 April 2014 by Microbiology (Email).