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2018 Owen James - Human myelin in a dish

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition requires PhD students to compete to deliver the best research presentation in just three minutes (and one slide). The presentations were recorded on…

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Mending myelin: orchestrating brain repair in MS

In her inaugural lecture Professor Anna Williams discusses how studying human MS brain tissue and laboratory models of remyelination can increase our understanding of how this repair process works…

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Introduction to The Euan MacDonald Centre for Motor Neurone Disease Research

The Euan MacDonald Centre is based at the University of Edinburgh and is a not-for-profit “centre without walls” of 200 researchers across Scotland. We use research to improve the lives…

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Resilience and Depression: the STRADL project

What makes people resilient to depression? Depression is a very common psychiatric disorder but also one of the least studied. Past research tried to pin down the reasons that led people to…

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Alzheimer's dementia / disease profiling sequence

A quick series of graphics for the Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences. Part of a presentation by Prof Craig W. Ritchie. Wacom Speed paintings, Indesign layout, Afterffects composition / colour grade…

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Let's Talk About Health: the effect of being born early on children and young people

Being born too soon or too small affects around 15 million babies around the world each year. Some of these babies grow and develop well, while others experience difficulties with development and…

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Dr Renata Riha: Liminal states: betwixt and between sleep and wakefulness

Dr Renata Riha is an Honorary Reader and Consultant in Sleep and Respiratory Medicine, and Head of the Sleep Research Unit at the University of Edinburgh. Adequate, restful sleep is integral to…

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Another good reason to lower blood pressure: stroke due to brain haemorrhage

Professor Rustam Al Shahi Salman , Professor of Clinical Neurology, University of Edinburgh

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Impact of simple treatments on the global burden of stroke

Dr Will Whitely, MRC Clinician Scientist and Honorary Consultant Neurologist, University of Edinburgh

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CARE-MND research project: Danielle Leighton

Clinical researcher Danielle Leighton describes a clinical research project for people living with motor neurone disease (MND) called 'Regenerative Neurology Tissue Bank'.

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CARE-MND research project: Laura Stephenson

Research nurse Laura Stephenson describes a clinical research project for people with MND: the CARE-MND platform and MND Register.

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CARE-MND research project: Jenna Gregory

Clinical researcher Jenna Gregory describes the GTAC clinical research project for people with motor neurone disease (MND).

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Prof. Peter Sandercock - Unravelling the Mystery of Stroke Disease - The Clue's in the Numbers...

Professor Peter Sandercock, Personal Chair in Medical Neurology, presents the fourth lecture in the 2014 Medical Detectives series entitled, Unravelling the Mystery of Stroke Disease - The…

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Inaugural Lecture: Prof. Malcolm Macleod - Rigour Mortis: How Bad Research is Killing Science

Professor Malcolm Macleod, Personal Chair in Neurology and Translational Neuroscience, delivers his inaugural lecture entitled, "Rigour Mortis: How Bad Research is Killing Science". …

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