BIOSCIENCE RESEARCH INSTITUTE http://bri.ait.ie/
The BRI acts as a campus-wide conduit for providing bioscience and health-focused R&D at Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT). It particularly facilitates oriented basic and
applied research, innovation and enterprise in strategically important areas of microbiology, toxicology, parasitology, analytical chemistry, cell and molecular biology, bioinformatics, immunology and biotechnology.
The BRI has distinctive research competences and focus of specialisations that fall under the strategic inter-related domains of (1) AGRI-FOOD, (2) the ENVIRONMENT, (3) PHARMA/BIOPHARMA with BIOTECHNOLOGY and (4) HEALTH.