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# immunity - Sunday 11 October, 2020

'I'm immune': Donald Trump prepares to return to the campaign trail

Yesterday, Trump made his first public appearance since returning to the White House.

# immunity - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

DPP concludes suspect in Harry Dunn death did not have immunity, family told

Max Hill QC’s conclusion directly contradicts what the Foreign Secretary told Parliament on 21 October.

# immunity - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Bats’ genes can help them fight off coronaviruses, study suggests

The study analysed how bats are able to survive coronaviruses, as well as their ability to use echolocation.

# immunity - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Social distancing rules mean it's inevitable students won't be back in school full-time - ASTI

Teachers’ unions will appear before the Dáil’s Covid-19 committee today.

# immunity - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Can I catch Covid-19 twice? As the country reopens, people who have recovered have a few questions

Scientists are trying to better understand whether people can be immune after recovering.

# immunity - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Three-month immunity advice for healthcare staff not to be extended to general population

Healthcare staff have been told they can act as if they are immune from Covid-19 for three months after recovering.

# immunity - Monday 1 June, 2020

Healthcare staff 'considered immune' for three months after recovering from Covid-19

Guidance regarding immunity and healthcare workers was compiled by the HSE.

# immunity - Monday 20 April, 2020

Further coronavirus waves likely without 'new approach' after this cycle

Researchers have suggested the current cycle in Ireland should end by the middle of June, but immunity in the community may be low.

# immunity - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Explainer: The HPV vaccine is free for boys from next month - here's why that's important

Over 500 cases of cancer associated with the HPV infection are diagnosed every year in Ireland.

# immunity - Friday 31 March, 2017

Trump's former adviser will testify in Russia probe 'if he gets immunity'

“General Flynn certainly has a story to tell, and he very much wants to tell it, should the circumstances permit.”

# immunity - Friday 3 March, 2017

'Epidemics' of TB and pneumonia could hit Ireland due to antibiotic resistance Superbugs This post contains videos

'Epidemics' of TB and pneumonia could hit Ireland due to antibiotic resistance

Misuse and overuse of medication will “almost certainly lead to a health crisis”, it has been warned.

# immunity - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Marine Le Pen could be prosecuted for tweeting photos of Islamic State killings

The European Parliament lifted immunity from prosecution today.

# immunity - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Have a new kid? 'Take them on public transport and roll them around on the floor'

That’s what one geneticist thinks.

# immunity - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Varoufakis could face treason charges for planning alternative currency

His immunity to prosecution as a member of parliament must be revoked first.

# immunity - Friday 11 July, 2014

An extra dose of polio vaccine helps boost immunity in under 5s

Researchers in India and the UK recommended a dose of IPV be added to vaccination programmes in polio-endemic countries.

# immunity - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

We're vaccinating more children in Ireland than ever before

Vaccination rates are at their highest ever levels, the HSE said today.

# immunity - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Pardon for Irish deserters who fought in WWII likely in new year

Thousands of Defence Forces personnel who were persecuted by the Irish government for fighting with the Allies in World War II will receive a formal pardon in the new year.

# immunity - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Echinacea shouldn’t be given to children under 12, says Medicines Board

Following a review of echincea’s safety and effectiveness, the IMB is advising against children using it.

# immunity - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

TCD scientists find 'off switch' in immune response

Researchers have identified a protein in human cells that could provide new insights in our understanding of the our immune system.

# immunity - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

TCD among research group awarded €3m for anti-inflammatory project

The project will investigate the use of plants from the Amazon rainforest on immune processes.

# immunity - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Result of swine flu jab investigation expected later this year

The Health Service Executive is investigating the link between a swine flu jab and narcolepsy. This year’s vaccine does not contain the controversial Pandremix strain.