At NICHE our research is very varied, use the links below to find our more about our current research topics.
The role of nutrition in promoting better health and well-being in ageing.
Investigating the factors that affect the amount of food that an individual consumes.
The roles of folate and related B vitamins in health and disease.
Research within NICHE investigates the effects of marine bioactives.
Understanding the role of microorganisms is fundamental to nutrition.
Research in nutrition, toxicology and child development.
Researchers in NICHE conduct fundamental research which assess changes in markers of immune function associated with normal physiological and pathological disease processes.
Much of our research is cross-disciplinary and we work closely with other research areas within NICHE, as well as colleagues in Ireland, Britain, Europe and beyond.