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Episode 2: Elise Cachat

In this episode, we are joined by Dr Elise Cachat, a lecturer in synthetic biology at the University of Edinburgh. We chat about her research and how it can help us to understand the role of immune…

From  Stevie Bain on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Can we Trust Data-Driven Scientific Discoveries?

Genevera Allen discusses "Machine Learning & Scientific Reproducibility: Can we Trust Data-Driven Scientific Discoveries?" As more and more scientific domains are collecting vast…

From  Belle Taylor on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

G-Lands: an out-of-body experience

Dr Elaine Emmerson and artist Emily Fong describe their collaborative sci-art project G-Lands: An out of body experience. Elaine leads a research group searching for ways to repair salivary glands…

From  Jessie Pearson on November 6th, 2020 0 likes 153 plays 0  

PhD Life at Edinburgh Medical School | The University of Edinburgh

Athanasia is one of our PhD Precision Medicine students. She recently answered questions about postgraduate life in a live Q&A session on the Edinburgh Medical School Instagram channel…

From  Rachel Ashcroft on October 1st, 2020 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Analysing Processes

Analysing Processes

From  Dimitrios Doudesis on June 30th, 2020 0 likes 67 plays 0  

Introduction to Clinical Text

Introduction to Clinical Text

From  Dimitrios Doudesis on June 8th, 2020 0 likes 79 plays 0  

Aileen Keel Interview

Aileen Keel Interview

From  Dimitrios Doudesis on May 29th, 2020 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Health Data Analytics

Health Data Analytics

From  Dimitrios Doudesis on May 29th, 2020 0 likes 105 plays 0  

Stem cells and cancer: the good, the bad and the ugly

Inaugural lecture of Professor Steve PollardProfessor of Stem Cell and Cancer BiologyDuring the normal development of our nervous system, neural stem cells are responsible for generating the large…

From  Peter Crooks on December 18th, 2019 0 likes 84 plays 0  

Glioblastoma, a clinical scientist perspective

Dr Faye Robertson describes her research and what it is like to be a clinical scientist investigating glioblastoma, the most lethal and most common brain tumour in adults. Dr Robertson is part of…

From  Robin Morton on November 3rd, 2019 0 likes 109 plays 0  

Brain cancer research at The University of Edinburgh

Professor Steve Pollard's CRUK funded research uses molecular and cellular biology to explore why brain tumour stem cells make the decision to make more copies of themselves (self-renewal) and…

From  Robin Morton on October 31st, 2019 0 likes 280 plays 0  

Regenerative therapies for dry mouth following radiotherapy for throat cancer

Elaine Emmerson talks about her research aiming to repair damaged salivary glands following radiotherapy for throat cancer.

From  Robin Morton on October 9th, 2019 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Know your enemy: unlocking the secrets of the tumour genome

Charlie Gourley: Nicola Murray Centre for Ovarian Cancer Research & Colin Semple: Institute of Genetics and Molecular MedicineIt has long been known that as cancer cells grow and evolve they…

From  Peter Crooks on March 25th, 2019 0 likes 98 plays 0