News & Events

 MiCRA Industry Open Day

MiCRA is hosting a free Industry Open Day on 30th November 2017 between 12 and 3 pm at the Synergy Centre in IT-Tallaght. The event will showcase the collaborative work MiCRA has performed with industry partners and the range of services we can offer.


To register visit...

MiCRA Open Day Registration



 MiCRA is hiring!

MiCRA is hiring!


Project Scientist Positions at MiCRA Biodiagnostics 


TOXOR Biosensor Technology


Applications are invited for the following research posts at MiCRA Biodiagnostics, Institute of Technology Tallaght, Dublin. These posts are being filled on a 12 month contract basis with a possible extension by a further 12 months.






The Closing date for applications for these posts is 17:00 on 24th October 2017.


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 MiCRA Class 2 Biosafety Lab

The MiCRA Class 2 biosafety lab is now operational, allowing us to conduct projects with class 2 organisms. The laboratory is fully equipped with incubators, autoclaves, freezer and a biosafety cabinet in addition to a full suite of analytical instrumentation (spectrometer, potentiostat, microscope, etc.). Please contact us if you require class 2 level services.

 National Ploughing Championships

National Ploughing Championships: MiCRA, along with our partners in the CAPPA, APT, MET and Shannon ABC Gateways, will be in the Innovation Tent at this years National Ploughing Championship in Screggan, Co. Offaly. Please visit us to see how new technology can aid the agri sector!

 Analyst publication

New research published in the Analyst describing collaborative work between MiCRA & Aalto Bio Reagents: a novel biosensor assessed for the detection of antibodies to herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2).!divAbstract