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Shannon ABC Newsletter

August 2017

Issue 11 of the Shannon ABC Newsletter is now available, please click here to download

 

“A Natural Approach to Cosmetics”

January 2017

Closing date: Wednesday the 1st of February.

Shannon ABC (Technology Gateway) and CAPPA’s (Technology Gateway) collaborative research with the cosmetic sector is showcased on the Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway website.

http://www.technologygateway.ie/a-natural-approach-to-cosmetics/

 

Bio-Based Industries (BBI) Joint Undertaking Annual Work Plan and Budget for 2017 is available to view here:

January 2017

http://www.bbi-europe.eu/sites/default/files/awp_2017.pdf

 

Enterprise Ireland Innovation Voucher scheme is now open for 2017!

January 2017

Closing date: Wednesday the 1st of February.

Please click the link below for further information:

https://www.enterprise-ireland.com/en/research-innovation/companies/collaborate-with-companies-research-institutes/innovation-voucher.shortcut.html

 

TRADEIT - Food Entrepreneurs Invited to Join TRADEIT Marketplace With More Than 1,100 Small and Medium Sized (SME) Food Producers and Technology Providers Across Europe

July 2016

http://www.bizjournals.com/prnewswire/press_releases/2016/07/06/enUK201607059524

 

The Horizon 2020 – 2016 - 2017 Work Programme is now available!

March 2016

http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/funding/reference_docs.html#h2020-work-programmes-2016-17

 

Shannon ABC Newsletter

November 2015

Issue 9 of the Shannon ABC Newsletter is now available, please click here to download

 

Shannon ABC Newsletter

March 2015

Issue 8 of the Shannon ABC Newsletter is now available, please click here to download

 

Mungo Murphy’s Seaweed Co

December 2014

Irish Times article about Mungo Murphy’s Seaweed Co – one of Shannon ABC’s industry collaborators 1st December 2014. Read full story

 

Shannon ABC Newsletter

September 2014

Issue 7 of the Shannon ABC Newsletter is now available, please click here to download

 

Shannon ABC Newsletter

April 2014

Issue 6 of the Shannon ABC Newsletter is now available, please click here to download

 

EuroSME 2013 - Irish Presidency European SME Conference

June 2013

Dr Tanya Beletskaya attended the second day of Irish Presidency European SME Conference – ‘EuroSME 2013’. The event was held in Dublin Castle from the 11th to 12th June. Read full story

 

New addition to Shannon ABC science team

April 2013

Mss Jessica Quane was recently awarded the position of Research assistant with Shannon ABC at LIT. She completed her undergraduate degree in Limerick Institute of Technology and was awarded a BSc. honours degree in Bio-analysis and Biotechnology in 2009. Read full story

 

New addition to Shannon ABC science team

Feb 2013

Dr David Kelly was recently awarded the position of Postdoctoral Researcher with Shannon ABC at IT Tralee. He received a BSc (Honours) Degree in Applied Biosciences from Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) in 2006 and was subsequently completed his PhD at the department of Biological Sciences at CIT. Read full story

 

New addition to Shannon ABC science team

Jan 2013

Dr Oscar Goñi Ramos was recently awarded the position of Postdoctoral Researcher with Shannon ABC at IT Tralee. He received his Degree in Chemistry from the University of Navarra (Spain), an MSc in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Complutense University of Madrid (Spain) and completed his PhD in Plant Protein Biochemistry at ICTAN-CSIC (Spain) and Complutense University of Madrid (Spain). Read full story

 

New addition to Shannon ABC science team

Nov 2012

Dr Sara Fernandes was recently awarded the position of Postdoctoral Researcher with Shannon ABC at LIT. She received her Degree in Applied Biology from the University of Minho, Braga, Portugal and subsequently completed her PhD in Fungal Molecular-biotechnology at the National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland. Read full story

 

New addition to Shannon ABC science team

Sept 2012

Mr Bilal Aslam was recently awarded the position of MSc researcher with Shannon ABC. He received his Degree in Biotechnology from the Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) and completed his BSc (H) in Applied Biology with Quality Management, also at WIT. Read full story

 

New addition to Shannon ABC science team

Sept 2012

Mr Alan Egan was recently awarded the position of MSc researcher with Shannon ABC. Alan received his Degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of Limerick in 2004 and worked in the sector for four years. Read full story

 

Society of Dairy Technology Autumn Conference

Aug 2012

Dr Tim Yeomans attended the recent Society of Dairy technology Conference – ‘Towards a Sustainable Dairy Sector’. The event was held in UCC from the 5th to 7th September and began with a networking event on the evening of the first day in the staff common room. Read full story

 

Exploiting Industry and University Research, Development and Innovation: Why it Matters

June 2012

Dr Tim Yeomans, Shannon ABC Centre Manager, attended the recent InterTradeIreland All Island Innovation Conference, hosted by NUIG. InterTradeIreland is an organisation which supports SMEs across the island to develop North/South trade and business development opportunities for the mutual benefit of both economies. The theme of the Conference was “Exploiting Industry and University Research, Development and Innovation: Why it Matters”. Read full story

NutraMara Conference, 2012

May 2012

Dr Shane O’Connell and Mr Patrick Quille attended the recent NutraMara Conference, held in the Dublin on the 25 th and 26 th April. NutraMara, a consortium consisting of National University of Ireland Galway, University College Dublin, University College Cork, University of Ulster, Coleraine, University of Limerick and Teagasc Food Research Centre, Ashtown & Moorepark, was established as a multidisciplinary programme aimed at discovering bioactive components from Irish marine sources for use in added value functional food products. Read full story

 

Shannon ABC Newsletter

Mar 2012

Issue 4 of the Shannon ABC Newsletter is now available, please click here to download

 

Shannon ABC awarded funding under the National Access Programme (NAP)

Feb 2012

Shannon ABC Strand Leader at Limerick Institute of Technology, Dr Patrick Murray, was recently awarded funding under the National Access Programme to avail of the state-of-the-art facilities at the Tyndall National Institute. Read full story

 

Dr Iain Gillespie to present keynote speech at Shannon ABC's Open Innovation Conference 2012

Feb 2012

Shannon ABC are delighted to announce Dr Iain Gillespie as the keynote speaker for Open Innovation 2012. Dr Gillespie was previously Head of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development’s (OECD) Science and Technology Policy Division, and prior to that the OECD’s Biotechnology Division (2001-2011). Read full story

 

Dr Joanna Tierney awarded Technology Innovation Development Award from Science Foundation Ireland and Enterprise Ireland

Jan 2012

Dr Joanna Tierney, based in Shannon ABC at IT Tralee has been awarded TIDA feasibility funding for a project to develop an anti-parasitic feed ingredient. The TIDA awards are directed by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) and Enterprise Ireland (EI). Read full story

 

Shannon ABC selected to present at 2012 Conference on Entrepreneurial Universities

Jan 2012

From 25th to 27th April 2012, the Science-to-Business Marketing Research Centre and FINPIN will host a joint global conference on "Entrepreneurial Universities" in Münster, Germany. The conference provides the attendees with an excellent opportunity to share and exchange the latest knowledge on "Entrepreneurial Universities". Read full story

 

Shannon ABC Blog

Nov 2011

We believe that communication is key to understanding the capabilities and service offerings of Shannon ABC. This is usually provided through our company visits and regular Industry interaction, however our website, newsletter, twitter feeds and new blog also feed into this provision of information.Read full story

 

Shannon ABC Newsletter

Nov 2011

Issue 3 of the Shannon ABC Newsletter is now available, please click here to download

 

New Role for Shannon ABC Researcher

Sept 2011

Dr Tanya Beletskaya was recently awarded the position of Scientific Research Assistant with Shannon ABC. Tanya graduated from Belarus State University in 1996 with an honours degree in Biology and Chemistry Science and subsequently completed her PhD in Bioscience at the Belarus Institute for Epidemiology and Microbiology, Minsk. Read full story

 

New Addition to Shannon ABC Science Team

Sept 2011

Dr Catherine Collins was recently awarded the position of Scientific Postdoctoral Researcher with Shannon ABC. Catherine graduated from NUIG in 1998 with an honours degree in Biochemistry and subsequently completed her PhD in Molecular Biology, also at NUIG. Read full story

 

New Addition to Shannon ABC Science Team

July 2011

Dr Michelle Ryan was recently awarded the position of Research Assistant with Shannon ABC. Michelle graduated from UCC in 1993 with an honours degree in Biochemistry and subsequently completed her PhD in Anatomy (Neuroscience) of Pharmaceutical Compounds, also at UCC. Read full story

 

New Centre Manager for Shannon ABC

June 2011

Dr Tim Yeomans was recently awarded the position of Centre Manager with Shannon ABC. Tim graduated from Carlow Institute of Technology in 1997 with an honours degree in Industrial Biology and subsequently completed his PhD in Molecular Biology in UCC in 2004. Read full story

 

New Addition to Shannon ABC Science Team

May 2011

Patrick Quille was recently awarded the position of Research Assistant with Shannon ABC. Patrick graduated from UCC in 2007 with an honours degree in Chemistry of Pharmaceutical Compounds.
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Enterprise Ireland Approves ARE+ status for Shannon ABC

November 2010

The Applied Research Enhancement (ARE) Program was established by Enterprise Ireland in 2004 and is also supported by the National Development Plan; the first Centres were established in 2005. The programme provides funding to Institutes of Technology for... Read full story

 

 

Follow Shannon ABC on Twitter

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

You can now get updates of our latest development on our twitter page
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Screening for Bioactivities in a Pharmaceutical Waste Stream

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

A case study of screening for bioactivities in a pharmaceutical waste stream.
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Bioprocessing of Fish Waste Case Study

Monday, October 19th, 2009

A case study of the bioprocessing of fish waste
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Cell Selection Case Study

Monday, October 19th, 2009

Mammalian Cell Selection for Biopharma industry
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Shannon ABC from Waste to Taste

Thursday, May 7th, 2009

Limerick Institute of Technology and Institute of Technology Tralee have welcomed the announcement of €2.5 million funding from Enterprise Ireland for a joint research centre that will develop the use of a variety of food by-products and marine algae into nutritionally valuable compounds and natural pigments that will benefit the Irish Food Industry.
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Shannon ABC Launch

Thursday, May 7th, 2009

Date: Friday, 24th of October 2008
Time: 10.30am
Venue: Enterprise Acceleration Centre
Limerick Institute of Technology
Moylish Park
Limerick.