Sign up now for ease of access to The Medical Independent, Ireland’s most frequently published medical newspaper, delivering award-winning news and investigative reporting.

  • receive the eCopy two days prior to the printed edition.
  • can partake in our online MCQs.
  • can enter our online sports quiz.


Medicalindependent.ie is Ireland's only investigative medical news website for doctors, healthcare professionals and anyone with an interest in health issues.

Established in 2010, along with its sister publication The Medical Independent, our stated aim is to investigate and analyse the major issues affecting healthcare and the medical profession in Ireland. The Medical Independent has won a number of awards for its investigative journalism, and its stories are frequently picked up by national digital, broadcast and print media. The Medical Independent is published by GreenCross Publishing.

Address: Top Floor, 111 Rathmines Road Lr, Dublin 6

Tel: 353 (01) 441 0024

GreenCross Publishing is owned by Graham Cooke.

Irish researchers to lead €3 million study on new cystic fibrosis medication

By Mindo - 05th Aug 2020 | 39 views

Pictured are Annabel Murphy (aged 8) who has cystic fibrosis with Prof Paul McNally, RCSI Associate Professor of Paediatrics, at the launch of a new €3 million study, led by the RCSI, to investigate the real-world effects of a new cystic fibrosis medication. Researchers at the RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences are leading the international research project, called RECOVER, to look at how a new triple combination cystic fibrosis drug, Kaftrio, will affect people in their day-to-day lives. The project has been awarded €2.85 million from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (US), €112,000 from the Cystic Fibrosis Trust (UK), and €100,000 from Cystic Fibrosis Ireland.

Leave a Reply

Latest
Latest Issue
medical news
The Medical Independent 19th May 2022

You need to be logged in to access this content. Please login or sign up using the links below.

Most Read