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Potential cell therapy for liver cirrhosis - Safety clinical trial

Liver disease patients could one day benefit from a new macrophage cell therapy that has just completed its first clinical trial, published in Nature Medicine (07 October 2019). Professor Stuart…

From  Robin Morton on October 7th, 2019 0 likes 56 plays 0  

BioPOD April 2019: Chicken Bioreactor

In this podcast episode, we interview Dr Lissa Herron from the Roslin Institute at the University of Edinburgh on her research. Quote: "In chickens you can make human proteins that are of a…

From  Annette Caroline Georgia Peach on October 3rd, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

MSc Paediatric Emergency Medicine: Elizabeth Oyenusi, student testimonial

Paediatric consultant Elizabeth from Nigeria is a student on the online MSc Paediatric Emergency Medicine, where the tutors guide her to use the resources available to give the best care to her…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 25th, 2019 1 likes 162 plays 0  

MVetSci Conservation Medicine: Nidhi Rajput, student testimonial

Nidhi, a wildlife vet from India, has found that studying the MVetSci in Conservation Medicine has helped her redesign her strategies so they work better for the animals in her country. Nidhi is a…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 24th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays 0  

HCP-Med: a new way to study medicine at the University of Edinburgh

Promotional video for the new HCP-Med programme. Find out more: edin.ac/hcp-med

From  Nicholas Kelly on September 16th, 2019 0 likes 222 plays 0  

Master of Public Health online: Chizoba Abone, student testimonial

Chizoba, a doctor from Nigeria, talks how studying an online Master of Public Health has changed the way she approaches her work. Chizoba is a recipient of a scholarship from the Commonwealth…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on September 12th, 2019 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Anne Rowling Clinic announcement Sep 2019

J.K. Rowling donates further £15m to multiple sclerosis research The author J.K. Rowling has donated £15.3m to the University of Edinburgh to help improve the lives of people with…

From  Rebecca Devon on September 11th, 2019 0 likes 312 plays 0  

Nazir Lone ACE lecture 22nd July2019

Alcohol-related liver disease in the ICU: using data to inform decision-making

From  Duncan Paxton on August 27th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Bio-engineer David Gow on rehabilitation medicine

Excerpt from oral history with bio-engineer David Gow (DG), interviewed for Lothian Health Services Archive by Carmen Hesketh (CH). Transcription: CH: “Why is rehabilitation medicine seen as…

From  Louise Williams on August 2nd, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

MRC Festival of Medical Research event - Shining a light on Genetic Disorders

MRC Festival - Shining a Light on Genetic Disorders. Tuesday 18th June 2019 IGMM

From  Stephen Cass on June 27th, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Inaugural Lecture - Prof Lorna Marson

Inaugural lecture of Lorna Marson, Professor of Transplant Surgery Although we transplanted just over 3000 kidneys in the UK last year, 5000 patients are still waiting for this life-saving and…

From  Peter Crooks on June 20th, 2019 0 likes 123 plays 0  

Professor Tim Walsh: Blood transfusion in acute care: are we ready for personalised medicine?

Professor Tim Walsh gives a lecture from the Acute Care Edinburgh Lecture series "Blood transfusion in acute care: are we ready for personalised medicine?"

From  Duncan Paxton on June 20th, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

John Simpson

A novel diagnostic for pneumonia-the challenges of developing diagnostic tests into practice John Simpson, Professor of Respiratory Medicine, Newcastle University

From  Duncan Paxton on May 29th, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Haematological Emergencies 4 - TTP

The fourth in the series on haematological emergencies for the MSc in Internal Medicine, Focusing on Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

From  Neill Storrar on May 17th, 2019 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Haematological Emergencies 3 Acute Transfusion Reaction

The third in the series on haematological emergencies for the MSc in Internal Medicine, Focusing on Acute Transfusion Reaction

From  Neill Storrar on May 17th, 2019 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Haematological Emergencies 2 - Cord Compression and SVC Obstruction

The second in the series on haematological emergencies for the MSc in Internal Medicine, Focusing on Spinal Cord Compresion and Superior Vena Cava Obstruction

From  Neill Storrar on May 17th, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0