Researchers

Pillar 1

Genomic Predictions

Lead PI:

Donagh Berry – Teagasc

Project PIs:

Ruth Hamill – Teagasc
Andrew Crombie – ICBF
Ross Evans – ICBF
Stephen Conroy – ICBF
Karl O`Connell – ICBF
Thierry Pabiou – ICBF
Maurice O`Sullivan – UCC

Researchers:

Michelle Judge – Teagasc
PJ Hegarty – ICBF

Pillar 2

Meat Tenderness

Lead PI:

Ann Maria Mullen – Teagasc

Project PIs:

Declan Troy – Teagsac
Ruth Hamill – Teagasc
Michael Diskin – Teagasc

Researchers:

Cormac McElhinny – Teagasc

Pillar 3

Meat Safety

Lead PI:

Geraldine Duffy – Teagasc

Project PIs:

Declan Bolton – Teagasc
Brijesh Tiwari – Teagasc
Kaye Burgess – Teagasc
Joe Kerry – UCC
Michael O Grady – UCC
Maurice OSullivan – UCC
Malco Cruz Romero – UCC
Jesus Frias – DIT
P.J. Cullen – DIT
Paula Bourke – DIT

Researchers:

Maria de Alba Ortega – Teagasc
Leonard Koolman – Teagasc
Marcia Oliveira – Teagasc
Camilla Augusto Persuello – DIT
Katie Pollard – Teagasc

Pillar 4:

Meat Characterisation Technologies

Lead PI:

Ciara McDonnell – Teagasc

Researchers:

Gonzalo Delgado Pando – Teagasc

Pillar 5

Meat and Health

Lead PI:

Kevin Cashman – UCC

Project PIs:

Mairead Kiely – UCC
Albert Flynn – UCC
Joe Kerry – UCC
Aoife Ryan – UCC
Alice Lucey – UCC
Janette Walton – UCC
Daniel McCartney – DIT
Michael Turner – UCD
Brendan Egan – DCU
Giuseppe De Vito – UCD
Maeve Henchion – Teagasc

Researchers:

Michelle Ryan – UCC
Chris Cocking – UCC
Aine Hennessy – UCC

Pillar 6

Biomarkers for Irish Grass-fed beef/sheep

Martin Danaher – Teagasc
Aidan Maloney – Teagasc
Anne Maria Mullen – Teagasc
Kevin Cashman – UCC
Frank Monahan – UCD

Researchers:

Gebrehawerya Mezgebo –  Teagasc

Sensory Analysis

Lead PI:

Emily Crofton – Teagasc

Researchers:

Cristina Botinestean – Teagasc

Chris Ovenden – Teagasc