Bridget Murray

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A major objective of the European Commission Monitoring Working Group (MWG) on Guidance Notes supplementing Annex VII of Directive 2001/18/EC was to explore the possibility of European Union (EU)-wide coordination and harmonisation of data resulting from monitoring of genetically modified (GM) crops. Firstly, we present concepts for the coordination and(More)
Botulinum neurotoxins (BoNTs) comprise a family of neurotoxic proteins synthesized by anaerobic bacteria of the genus Clostridium. Each neurotoxin consists of two polypeptide chains: a 100kDa heavy chain, responsible for binding and internalization into the nerve terminal of cholinergic motoneurons and a 50kDa light chain that mediates cleavage of specific(More)
This feasibility study, based on intensive casework, examined the potential of home-based teleworking arrangements for people with severe physical disabilities. Eleven teleworking arrangements, each involving a unique combination of work, working conditions and worker characteristics, were set up in different parts of Ireland and monitored over periods(More)
The 'Home-Delivered Training Project' set out to test the viability of providing training in Information Technology to people with physical disabilities in their homes, using computers and modem links. The course included core modules on business applications software and optional modules on more specialist applications. The computer-based approach to(More)
Background: Asthma affects 235 million people worldwide. In developed countries, 1 in 12 people suffer from asthma. In Ireland this statistic is higher with 1 in 10 individuals suffering from asthma. Nurses are at the forefront in the battle against the effects of asthma on patients. This review aims to examine the critical role of health promotion(More)
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