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Dr David Donaldson - Interactions between pathogens, the immune system and the microbiota determine prion disease risk and progression

Infection Medicine Seminar Series 8th June 2020 Dr David Donaldson, Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh Interactions between pathogens, the immune system and the microbiota determine prion…

From  Yuhua Lei on June 8th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Professor Aaron Trent Irving - Bats as reservoirs of zoonotic viruses and SARS-like viruses

Infection Medicine Seminar Series Monday 1st June 2020 Professor Aaron Trent Irving - Zhejiang University-University of Edinburgh Institute Join upcoming Infection Medicine…

From  Yuhua Lei on June 3rd, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Dr Henry McSorley - IL-33 suppressors from a helminth parasite: potential for treaments in asthma

Infection Medicine Seminar Series 18th May 2020 Dr Henry McSorley - Principal Investigator and joint Deputy Head of the Division of Cell Signalling and Immunology, University of Dundee Abstract The…

From  Yuhua Lei on May 18th, 2020 1 likes 46 plays 0  

05: Good milking practice IV - Teat dipping

Good milking practice part four - teat dipping. Copyright © The University of Edinburgh 2019 CC BYThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Welcome…

From  Jacqueline Aim on September 2nd, 2019 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Breaking the chain of infection - update

Infection control VideoScribe

From  Kathryn Leech on July 16th, 2018 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Microbite - Asplenic Patients

Patient with absent or poorly functioning spleens are prone to particular infections. This video covers spleen structure and function causes of asplenia/hyposplenia main infective risks prevention…

From  Neill Storrar on August 25th, 2017 0 likes 345 plays 0  

Microbites - Line associated infections

Insertion of central venous catheters is a common procedure in treatment of patients with hematological malignancies. These devices provide lifesaving vascular access but increases the risk of…

From  Muge Cevik on August 11th, 2017 0 likes 327 plays 0  

VRE - Vancomycin Resistant Enterococci

An increasingly difficult to treat infection that affects immunocompromised patients - here is a summary of the important features.

From  Neill Storrar on August 10th, 2017 0 likes 402 plays 0  

Microbites - Candidaemia

Many patients on chemotherapy suffer from fungal infections, particularly with Candida species. This video is about the clinical aspects.

From  Neill Storrar on August 7th, 2017 0 likes 364 plays 0  


In this Microbite we take a look at an infection that affects many immunosuppressed patients - Pneumocystis jirovecii. This is particularly common in those with prolonged and severe immune…

From  Neill Storrar on August 7th, 2017 0 likes 390 plays 0  

Pseudomonas and Stenotrophomonas

A summary of some of the most prevalent and pathogenic infections encountered by patients during neutropenia. These infections illustrate the problems of drug resistance and antibiotic choice.

From  Neill Storrar on July 31st, 2017 0 likes 492 plays 0  

CPE July

Microbite on Carbapenemase producer enterobacteriaceae

From  Olga Lucia Moncayo-Nieto on July 24th, 2017 0 likes 131 plays 0