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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 9 Months ago 0 likes 77 views 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 A year ago 0 likes 99 views 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 2 Years ago 3 likes 350 views 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…

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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…

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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 2 Years ago 1 likes 106 views 0  

Supercytes cartoon - B cell

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Supercytes cartoon - Cytotoxic T cell

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Supercytes cartoon - Dendritic cell

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Supercytes cartoon - Eosinophil

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From  Stewart Cromar 2 Years ago 1 likes 73 views 0  

Supercytes cartoon - Mast cell

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From  Stewart Cromar 2 Years ago 1 likes 89 views 0  

Supercytes cartoon - Natural killer cell

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From  Stewart Cromar 2 Years ago 1 likes 99 views 0  

Supercytes cartoon - Macrophage

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From  Stewart Cromar 2 Years ago 1 likes 132 views 0  

Supercytes cartoon - Neutrophil

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From  Stewart Cromar 2 Years ago 1 likes 73 views 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 3 Years ago 0 likes 52 views 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 3 Years ago 0 likes 154 views 0