GMI Genomics Centre Awarded CAP-Accreditation

GMI’s Genomics Centre, opened in February 2018, has been awarded CAP accreditation.  CAP, or the College of American Pathologists,  is the world’s largest association composed exclusively of pathologists certified by the American Board of Pathology, and is widely considered the leader in laboratory quality assurance. The CAP is an advocate for high-quality and cost-effective medical care.  

GMI appoints Dr. Anne Jones as CEO

Genomics Medicine Ireland (GMI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Anne Jones as Chief Executive Officer.

Dr. Jones brings to GMI 25 years’ experience working in the life science, chemical analysis and diagnostics arenas, in Ireland, the UK and the USA, working across a broad range of markets, products and functions. (more…)

Rolling out the red carpet for Newman Fellows

Rob Lumsden and David Kavanagh from GMI were on hand to celebrate the post-doctoral research across the humanities and sciences through the UCD Newman Fellowship Programme at the RDS alongside Prof. Glen Doherty from St. Vincent’s, UCD President Andrew Deeks and Ciara Egan.

Genomics Medicine Ireland Raises $40 Million in Series A Funding

 

Dublin, October 26, 2016: Irish life-sciences startup, Genomics Medicine Ireland (GMI) has secured Series A investment of $40 million (36M Euro) from sovereign and international investors including the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, ARCH Venture Partners, Polaris Partners, and GV (formerly Google Ventures). The investment will be used to establish a world-class genomic research and development programme in Dublin and to create 150 highly-skilled jobs focussed on advanced genomic research over the next three years. (more…)