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unveiled a cross-border initiative in Dundalk on Monday to mark the International Day Against Racism.
Takahiro Ochiya, Head of the Section for Studies on Metastasis, NCCRI. A variety of genetic vectors, including plasmid DNA, adenoviruses, and antisense oligonucleotides, will be studied and combined with the FeRx MTC technology.
Ochiya is a leader in the field of gene therapy in Japan and we are pleased that he and his colleagues at the NCCRI have agreed to join us in this effort."
has recorded 81 racist attacks since March 2001 and Mr Watt said he has noticed a "significant increase" in attacks since September 11.
Philip Watt, director of the National Consultative Committee on Racism and Interculturalism (NCCRI), said Ireland has a poor record when it comes to tackling the problem.
But the NCCRI commended the work of the Garda Racial and Intercultural Unit in acting on racist incidents.
The government watchdog on racism, the National Consultative Committee on Racism (NCCRI) reported all three to the Garda Racial and Intercultural Office, urging it to act against this "worrying development".
But NCCRI chief, Philip Watt said yesterday: "These sites are symptomatic of the increase in racism throughout Europe.