Trinity College Dublin research has discovered that the body’s immune surveillance systems stutter and fail in the presence of excess fat, which reduces their ability to fight cancer and disease.
Scientists have discovered a rare shark nursery about 200 nautical miles off the west coast of Ireland.
The Irish in American have a lot to be proud of not least people like Michael Mahoney of Boston Scientific one of the honorees of Irish America magazine’s 50 Healthcare and Life Sciences awards.
Advancements in DNA technology have led to the identification of previously unidentified remains.
An Irish professor says total prevention of Alzheimer's is a realistic goal, shares tips
SEA-SEIS project one of the boldest deep-ocean research projects ever to be undertaken in Europe was launched in Cobh, County Cork.
A million years ago, not far from Belfast, dinosaurs once roamed Northern Ireland.
Bacteria within the gastrointestinal tract can influence gene regulators in areas of the brain involved in processing anxiety and fear-related behaviors.
Belfast-born astrophysicist Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell, 75, has donated the £2.3m ($3m) prize money she received after being awarded the Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics.
Irish scientists have determined that Irish heath honey is literally buzzing with health benefits including powerful antioxidants.
Five brave Sullivan brothers died on this day in 1943
Footage of JFK on his historic trip to Ireland in June 1963
Ellis Island closed on this day in 1954 after admitting millions of immigrants
Donal Skehan's Thanksgiving pumpkin and crispy pancetta risotto recipe
Fury as man acquitted of raping teenage girl, her underwear used against her in trial
Irish actor narrowly escapes fatal California wildfires
Will an Irish passport be really worth this much after Brexit?
Irish men-only club to admit women for first time in 235 years
New Irish law makes it easier for returning emigrants to swap driver’s license
Brexit deal on Irish border agreed upon, says RTÉ