Author archive for RIDT

  •  The Vodafone Malta Foundation donates €100,000 towards research for new technology to facilitate research into diseases

     The Vodafone Malta Foundation and the University of Malta have signed an agreement to facilitate cutting edge research that explores…

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  • Does Malta Have an Eye-Disease Epidemic?

    Starting in summer 2018, a new project will examine 2,000 subjects and take their DNA samples, to understand how prevalent…

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  • The End of Wasted Energy?

    Running between July 2016 and June 2019, project ‘FLASC’ is looking at ways of creating and storing unused offshore renewable…

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  • The Genes Behind Autism

    Through the Malta Next Generation Sequencing Project, researchers at the University of Malta are trying to understand what genetics tell…

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  • ‘Hotjar gives back’ – getting fit in aid of breast cancer research

    Hotjar, an international company founded in 2014 by Dr David Darmanin, made a donation of €2620 towards the on-going breast…

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  • BEAT IT – Screening for Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Maltese Adolescents project launched

    A project aiming to prevent Sudden Cardiac Arrest in adolescents was launched this morning at Mriehel Secondary School, St Theresa…

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  • Malta gets its first cancer research foundation

    Responding proactively to cancer challenges must remain top priority on our national agenda, President Marie Louise Coleiro Preca said at…

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  • Calculating Traffic – an RIDT funded project

    As more cars hit our already-congested roads, traffic and air pollution will continue to increase. Here, PROFESSOR MARIA ATTARD and…

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  • Research in Dementia supported by ISL Malta and St Vincent de Paule Residence

    Researchers at the University of Malta are marking World Alzheimer’s Day on 21 September with important research that can have…

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  • Malta at the Forefront of Quantum Communications

    As QuMaS – a research project to demonstrate a quantum communications link between Malta and Sicily – comes to a…

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