The R number has reduced over the past week.
Ireland is not completely out of the woods with Covid-19, according to an immunology expert.
The R number has reduced over the past week to around 1.1, with 20 new cases confirmed last night by health officals.
It brings the total number of cases to more than 25,800.
Mullingar's Kingston Mills is a professor of experimental immunology at Trinity College - he says there have been positive signs: