Local cancer patients missing out on new treatments
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Cancer patients missing out

During a seminar hosted by my All Party Group on Science and Technology, Professor Ian Young stressed that Northern Ireland spends less on health research and development than any other region in the UK. Not…
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Local Libraries struggling

While the BBC reports that Libraries NI are facing huge cuts to their budget and faced with laying off staff throughout their 96 branches, the Minister for Finance and Personnel has confirmed to me that…
Dr Ewen Mullins explains how GM crops can resist blight and reduce waste
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Video: Discussion on GM foods

As Chair of the NI Assembly's All Party Group on Science and Technology, I always welcome the fantastic range of speakers we host in Stormont throughout the year. Last week, we had a particularly interesting…
Are GM Foods safe? Professor David McConnell syas YES!
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Video: Are GM Foods safe?

As Chair of the NI Assembly's All Party Group on Science and Technology, I always welcome the fantastic range of speakers we host at Stormont throughout the year. This week, we had a particularly interesting…
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Video: Lack of consensus

Speaking on a review of the use of petitions of concern in the Assembly, Basil McCrea MLA has argued that the failure of our Executive to agree on any contentious issues is putting the future…