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New kidneys for old: a challenge for surgery and tissue engineering

Lorna Marson, Transplant Surgery & MRC Centre for Inflammation Research, Jamie Davies, Discovery Brain Sciences 5000 patients are currently waiting for a kidney transplant in the UK. Although we…

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MSc Physical Activity for Health

Programme Co-Director, Dr Ailsa Niven, introduces the Masters in Physical Activity for Health, a degree designed to address the pandemic and global public health issue of physical inactivity. Drawing…

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Edinburgh Global - Go Abroad Fund and the Homecoming event

Go Abroad Projects Assistant Randall Reinhard explains the Go Abroad Fund, the Homecoming event and why it is so important that students take part in international travel. …

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The University Listening Project

“The University Listening Project” is part of the What’s the University for? series, which Edinburgh University Chaplaincy has been running since 2012. We promote courageous and…

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Inventing Medical Devices: The Hypodermic Needle That Can See

Fiona Denison, MRC Centre for Reproductive Health, Marc Desmulliez, Heriot-Watt UniversityA major challenge in therapy is to ensure that drugs are precisely delivered to the right place in the body.…

From  Peter Crooks 2 Months ago 0 likes 15 views 0  

Professor Geoff Simm: Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

Inaugural lecture by Professor Geoff Simm, Professor of Global Agriculture and Food SecurityRecorded 3/12/2018 at the Roslin Auditorium. Abstract:Feeding the world's growing population well -…

From  Peter Crooks 2 Months ago 0 likes 56 views 0  

How are you enjoying your graduation day? Online learners at Winter Graduation, November 2018

Some of this year's online degree graduates reflect on attending Edinburgh in person for their graduation ceremony. For many this is their first trip to Edinburgh, although they have of course…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith 2 Months ago 1 likes 117 views 0  

It’s a Dogslife – using the web to understand dogs’ health over their lifetime

It’s a Dogslife – using the web to understand dogs’ health over their lifetimeDylan Clements, Carys Pugh, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary StudiesA quarter of UK households own…

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Global Ingenuity Challenge 2016 - University of Edinburgh pitch

Global Ingenuity Challenge 2016 - University of Edinburgh pitch

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