Monaghan native and Professor in Maynooth University, Damien Woods has played a pivotal role in a molecular computing breakthrough.

Professor Woods, began his career through an interest in science when he attended school in Donaghmoyne, Monaghan. While these developments in molecular computing currently have no specific application they could bring greater understanding of DNA and the ways we can use it. As well as using this system to explore future advancements in computer science.

Speaking on The Wider View Professor Damien Woods outlined some possibilities for such science in the future;