Name Host Organisation Project Title

Elaine Waters

NUI Galway

New carbohydrate coatings for biofilm prevention and host integration on implanted medical devices

Laura Farina

NUI Galway

Hypertension – Adrenal Gland Ablation & Sensing System

Anna Kargaard


Antimicrobial medical device coatings based on structurally nanoengineered antimicrobial peptide polymers

Manita Dangol


Development of novel angular microneedle for transdermal drug delivery

Emily Growney Kalaf

NUI Galway

Biological Integration of Neuromorphic Nanoelectronic Devices for Alleviation of Neurogenic Pain

Stéphanie Lhomond

NUI Galway

Integration of IRE1α inhibitor with hydrogel nanoparticles for targeted in vivo brain delivery

Kishor Kumar Keekan

NUI Galway

Bioprospecting marine invertebrates from Irish marine resources for hydrogel  biomaterials

Merari Tumin Chevalier

NUI Galway

Elastin-based scaffold for brain repair after stroke

Dimitar P. Mitev

NUI Galway

Cold Plasma Biomodulation of Medical Materials and Interfaces

Rajendra Kurapati

NUI Galway

Biodegradable Electronics based on 2D Black Phosphorus Sheets for the Implant Applications

Daniela Barone

NUI Galway 

Development of novel glyco-enabled carbohydrates as tools for improving acceptance of implantable medical devices

Hossien Khani

NUI Galway

Design and fabrication of medical grade hydrogel

Vijay Kumar

NUI Galway

Smart hydrogels for myocardial infarction

Yazhong Bu

NUI Galway

New generation of tissue adhesives

Jitendra Wankar

NUI Galway

Drug delivery strategies for inflammatory bowel diseases

Sudhin Thampi

NUI Galway

Drug releasing enhanced seton for perianal fistula in Crohn’s disease patient

Tomasz Walski

NUI Galway

A robust standard for gliosis quantification

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 713690.