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Born in a microbial cloud: gatekeepers of a healthy life. Prof Debby Bogaert

Born in a microbial cloud: gatekeepers of a healthy life. Prof Debby Bogaert Part of the College's inaugural lecture series.Recorded 12 November 2018.Abstract: It was only 350 years ago that the…

From  Peter Crooks on November 13th, 2018 0 likes 84 plays 0  

Inaugural lecture of Professor Neil Mabbott: Prions - ninja pathogens and immune system hijackers

Prion diseases are a unique group of brain diseases in animals and humans which cause extensive damage to nerve cells in the brain, to which there is currently no effective treatment or cure. Some…

From  Jenny Durkin on April 2nd, 2018 0 likes 110 plays 0  

Supercytes cartoon - All cells (compilation)

This resource is from the Supercytes website - http://www.ed.ac.uk/supercytes Copyright © Donald J. Davidson, University of Edinburgh 2017 CC BY-NC-SA This work is licensed under a Creative…

From  Stewart Cromar on May 18th, 2017 3 likes 372 plays 1  

MRC Centre for Inflammation Research - Overview (full length edit)

MRC Centre for Inflammation Research at The University of Edinburgh is an internationally leading research Centre that brings together outstanding clinical and basic science researchers to study…

From  Stewart Cromar on April 24th, 2017 0 likes 32 plays 0  

MRC Centre for Inflammation Research - Overview (short edit)

MRC Centre for Inflammation Research at The University of Edinburgh is an internationally leading research Centre that brings together outstanding clinical and basic science researchers to study…

From  Stewart Cromar on April 24th, 2017 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Supercytes cartoon - T helper cell

This resource is from the Supercytes website - http://www.ed.ac.uk/supercytes Copyright © Donald J. Davidson, University of Edinburgh 2017 CC BY-NC-SA This work is licensed under a Creative…

From  Stewart Cromar on April 20th, 2017 1 likes 113 plays 0  

Supercytes cartoon - B cell

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From  Stewart Cromar on April 20th, 2017 1 likes 69 plays 0  

Supercytes cartoon - Cytotoxic T cell

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From  Stewart Cromar on April 20th, 2017 1 likes 80 plays 0  

Supercytes cartoon - Dendritic cell

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From  Stewart Cromar on April 20th, 2017 1 likes 65 plays 0  

Supercytes cartoon - Eosinophil

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From  Stewart Cromar on April 20th, 2017 1 likes 79 plays 0  

Supercytes cartoon - Mast cell

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From  Stewart Cromar on April 20th, 2017 1 likes 92 plays 0  

Supercytes cartoon - Natural killer cell

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From  Stewart Cromar on April 20th, 2017 1 likes 107 plays 0  

Supercytes cartoon - Macrophage

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From  Stewart Cromar on April 20th, 2017 1 likes 137 plays 0  

Supercytes cartoon - Neutrophil

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From  Stewart Cromar on April 20th, 2017 1 likes 76 plays 0  

Multiple Sclerosis: success, challenges and hope

Wednesday, 17th February 2016 Dr Anna Williams, MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine at the University of Edinburgh; and Dr Dave Lyons, Centre for Neuroregeneration at the University of Edinburgh…

From  Jillian Hosie on May 24th, 2016 0 likes 55 plays 0  

Urticaria: from nettle stings to autoimmunity (HD)

I describe the basic pathogenesis of urticaria. I show how nettle stings (urtica) produce architecturally similar lesions, and how a variety of factors can activate mast cells, leading to…

From  Jonathan Rees on April 13th, 2016 0 likes 155 plays 0