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University College Cork – National University of Ireland, Cork is a constituent university of the National University of Ireland. The university is located in Cork.The university was founded in 1845 as one of three Queen’s Colleges located in Belfast, Cork, and Galway. It became University College, Cork, under the Irish Universities Act of 1908. The Universities Act 1997 renamed the university as National University of Ireland, Cork, and a Ministerial Order of 1998 renamed the university as University College Cork – National University of Ireland, Cork, though it continues to be almost universally known as University College Cork.The university was named Irish University of the Year by the Sunday Times in 2003, 2005, and 2011. The 2011 QS World University Rankings assigned a 5-star rating to UCC, and ranked the university amongst the top 2% of universities worldwide. Also in 2011, University College Cork became the first university worldwide to achieve the ISO 50001 standard in energy management. UCC ranks 4th worldwide in terms of food research, and in 2013 the medical school was ranked among the top 200 in the world.Dr. Michael B. Murphy has been president of the university since February 2007. Wikipedia.

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University College Cork and Catholic University of Leuven | Date: 2017-03-29

The present invention relates to a compound of formula (I), or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt or prodrug thereof, and their use in medicine particular as anti-viral agents; wherein: Base is a natural or non-natural nucleobase, and the other substituents are as defined in the claims.


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University College Cork | Date: 2015-05-08

The present invention relates to a method for the treatment of cancer in a subject which comprises the steps of: (i) administering electroporation to a tumour in the subject; and (ii) administering a T or B-cell activating agent to the subject, wherein step (i) and (ii) may be performed in either order.


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University College Cork | Date: 2017-05-17

The present invention discloses a method and system of providing a real time audification of neonatal EEG signals. The method comprises the steps of: receiving preprocessed neonatal EEG signals; changing a characteristic of the preprocessed signals in a phase vocoder; resampling the output signals from the vocoder to a predetermined audio frequency range; converting the resampled signals into stereo signals; and selecting a plurality of channels from the stereo signals as the output audio signals.


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University College Cork | Date: 2017-03-15

The present invention relates to a method for the treatment of cancer in a subject which comprises the steps of: (i) administering electroporation to a tumour in the subject; and (ii) administering a T or B -cell activating agent to the subject, wherein step (i) and (ii) may be performed in either order.


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University College Cork | Date: 2017-06-21

A method of growing an acid or oxygen sensitive strain belonging to the genus Bifidobacterium or Lactobacillus, comprising the step of incubating the oxygen sensitive strain of Bifidobacterium or Lactobacillus in a fermentation medium comprising a phenolic acid donating natural hemicellulose component as a fermentable energy source under growth favouring conditions and a for a period of time sufficient to increase the bacterial cell mass, and recovering the grown Bifidobacterium or Lactobacillus, wherein the oxygen-sensitive strain of Bifidobacterium or Lactobacillus exhibits enhanced survival post-fermentation compared with the same bacteria grown in a conventional fermentation medium.


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Teagasc and University College Cork | Date: 2017-06-28

A dairy product produced by a method comprising steps of: a) passing skim milk through an ultrafiltration membrane to produce an ultrafiltration permeate; and b) combining one part of the ultrafiltration permeate with whole milk; wherein the dairy product is low in protein and retains total solids content similar to a cows milk.


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University College Cork | Date: 2017-08-16

A method for the early prediction of risk of hypertensive disorders in pregnant women, including for example eclampsia, mild pre-eclampsia, chronic hypertension, EPH gestosis, gestational hypertension, superimposed pre-eclampsia, HELLP syndrome, or nephropathy.


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University College Cork | Date: 2015-07-07

The present invention discloses a method and system of providing a real time audification of neonatal EEG signals. The method comprises the steps of: receiving preprocessed neonatal EEG signals; changing a characteristic of the preprocessed signals in a phase vocoder; resampling the output signals from the vocoder to a predetermined audio frequency range; converting the resampled signals into stereo signals; and selecting a plurality of channels from the stereo signals as the output audio signals.


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University College Cork | Date: 2016-10-12

Provided herein are alloy systems with enhanced Seebeck coefficient and processes for making the same. An alloy system and process for improving the Seebeck coefficient of such an alloy system is disclosed. The process relates to an innovative methodology to preserve Te stoichiometry in electroplated thin films under annealing at high temperatures.


Patent
Trinity College Dublin and University College Cork | Date: 2017-04-12

A poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) membrane having a highly porous, reticulated, 3-D structure suitable for lateral flow diagnostic applications is described. Also described is a method for producing a poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) membrane that comprises the steps of mixing a suitable amount of PMMA, a solvent and a optionally one of either a co-solvent or a non-solvent to produce a solution, casting a thin film of the solution onto a support, and removal of the solvent from the solution to produce the PMMA membrane. A lateral flow diagnostic device comprising a highly porous PMMA membrane as a reaction membrane is also described

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