Cell EXPLORERS Future Neuro




The Cell EXPLORERS Future Neuro team was established in May 2019. The team is based in the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland with collaborators in Trinity College, UCD, DCU and NUI Galway. The team was developed through collaboration with Linda Coyne, the Communications, Outreach and Education Officer at Future Neuro. You can learn more about the the research focus of Future Neuro here: https://www.futureneurocentre.ie/

The team is bringing the 2019 Fantastic DNA School Roadshow to primary schools around Dublin starting in September and will run more school visits around Science Week 2019.

To contact the Cell EXPLORERS Future Neuro team you can email them at cellexplorers.futureneuro@gmail.com.


The Team


Linda Coyne is the current coordinator of the team. Her team of volunteers will be engaging and inspiring primary school children around Dublin, teaching them about DNA and helping them perform DNA extractions in their own classrooms!

Linda Coyne

Cell Explorers Future Neuro Coordinator

Communication, Outreach and Education Officer, Future Neuro, Royal College of Surgeons Ireland


Linda is the Communications, Education and Outreach Officer at Future Neuro. She looks after the website, social media and press, as well as the Education and Outreach programmes such as Cell Explorers. She works closely with the researchers at FutureNeuro to develop their communication skills.

A big part of her role is to work with groups such as charities, policy makers, patient representatives and schools to help inform our research and improve how scientists communicate their work.

Through Cell Explorers...


School Visits

The first Future Neuro Cell EXPLORERS school visit took place in October 2019 as a training visit with the coordinators from the NUI Galway team. The team visited  ....

Training School visits by the Cell EXPLORERS Future Neuro team in 2019

If you want the Future Neuro team to visit your school you can contact them at cellexplorers.futureneuro@gmail.com 


School of Natural Sciences, Arts and Science Building, National University of Ireland, Galway

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Cell EXPLORERS is funded by Science Foundation Ireland under the SFI Discover programme, NUI Galway and the Galway University Foundation.