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Poor Air Quality: polluting hearts and minds

Poor Air Quality: polluting hearts and mindsTom Russ, Clinical Brain Sciences, Mark Miller, University/BHF Centre for Cardiovascular ResearchAir pollution is estimated to be responsible for several…

From  Peter Crooks on February 22nd, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0  

A fat lot of good! Appendicitis and the benefits of specialised fat tissue

Appendicitis is the most common abdominal emergency needing surgery. One in 13 people will suffer from appendicitis at some point in their lives. During appendicitis, the appendix becomes inflamed…

From  Peter Crooks on January 30th, 2018 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Preterm birth: Can we do better?

Speakers Sarah Stock, MRC Centre for Reproductive Health; and Karen Chapman, BHF/UoE Centre for Cardiovascular Science Preterm birth: Can we do better?Preterm birth is when a baby is delivered before…

From  Peter Crooks on December 6th, 2017 0 likes 79 plays 0  

Research in a nutshell - Professor Karen Chapman

Glucocorticoid actionIn this video Karen describes how her group focus on 2 aspects of glucocorticoid action – the role of glucocorticoid metabolism in modulating access of steroid to receptor…

From  Jillian Hosie on September 26th, 2017 0 likes 36 plays 0  

CVS Symposium, Tuesday 20th July 2017, Keynote lecture: Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD “Evolving Scientific Approaches to the Promotion of Cardiovascular Health”

CVS Symposium, Tuesday 20th July 2017 Keynote Lecture: KW Donald Memorial Lecture Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD: Physician-in-Chief, Mount Sinai Hospital in NY, USA; Director, Mount Sinai Heart in NY,…

From  Jillian Hosie on June 21st, 2017 0 likes 107 plays 0  

The first 1000 days. How stressful events before and shortly after birth can shape the rest of your life.

Wednesday 18th January 2017 Did you know that your development whilst in the womb can shape your health in the future? Professor Rebecca Reynolds, and Professor Megan Holmes, discuss environmental…

From  Jillian Hosie on March 14th, 2017 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Economic Democracy Block2 v5

Welcome to Economic Democracy: The Cooperative Alternative, our MOOC about worker-owned and worker-controlled firms. We often hear that political democracy is the best available form of…

From  Nuria Fraile Diaz on November 10th, 2016 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Imaging of atherosclerotic lesions

Imaging of atherosclerotic lesions

From  Catriona Anderson on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 216 plays

OCT Paper Supplemental Videos - healthy subject

CVS Website material - Bean Dhaun

From  Jillian Hosie on September 14th, 2016 0 likes 4 plays 0  

OCT Paper Supplemental Videos - CKD - diseased subject

Content for the CVS website - Bean Dhaun

From  Jillian Hosie on September 14th, 2016 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Shortened OPT movie

Content for Centre for Cardiovascular Science website

From  Jillian Hosie on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 7 plays 0  

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From  Jillian Hosie on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 23 plays 0  

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From  Jillian Hosie on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 1 plays 0  

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From  Jillian Hosie on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Obesity - how do our genes contribute?

14th January 2015Dr Mandy Drake and Professor Nik Morton, University of Edinburgh / BHF Centre for Cardiovascular Science In recent years, obesity has become a problem for the health of our…

From  Jillian Hosie on June 22nd, 2016 0 likes 41 plays 0  

New and future diabetes therapies

Dr Shareen Forbes, the University of Edinburgh/British Heart Foundation Centre for Cardiovascular Science and Professor Kevin Docherty, University of Aberdeen. Prior to the discovery of insulin in…

From  Jillian Hosie on June 22nd, 2016 0 likes 62 plays 0