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Dr Google will see you now: Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas

Mhairi Aitken talks about her upcoming show "Dr Google will see you now", as part of the Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas. Performance at 1.30pm, 6 August 2018. New Town Theatre, Freemasons…

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Inaugural lecture: Marvellous Melanocytes - How our skin and hair is coloured

Inaugural lecture of Professor Ian Jackson given at the IGMM on Monday 25 June 2018. Melanocytes, the cells that make the melanin pigment in our skin and hair, are remarkable. They begin life as part…

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collab-recording Graham Nimmo

Online tutorial given by Dr Graham Nimmo as part of the Internal medicine online course.

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collab-recording Angela Thomas OBE

Online tutorial given by Professor Angela Thomas OBE

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MRC Award of £53M to MRC Human Genetics Unit at The University of Edinburgh

The MRC Human Genetics Unit has secured an MRC funding award for 5 years. This award comprises £53M for 17 scientific programmes, including training for 24 PhD students. Hear from Professor…

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Global surgery: anatomy exhibits

Tom Gillingwater, Malcolm McCallum, Ross Jones and Victoria McCulloch showcase historical and teaching items relating to anatomy. Recorded at the global surgery event, Chancellor's Building, 1…

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Global surgery event: laparoscopic simulator

Roland Partridge demonstrates the eoSurgical laparoscopic simulator. Recorded at the global surgery event, Chancellor's Building, 1 May 2018.

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Tendon repair_FINAL.mp4

Julian Camilleri Brennan, president of the Surgical Society and MBChB student, demonstrates a tendon repair using strawberry sweets. Recorded at the celebration of global surgery event,…

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Global surgery demo: subdural haemotoma

Neurosurgeon Lianne Harrison shows us how to remove an acute sub-dural haematoma. Recorded at the celebration of global surgery event at the Chancellor's Building, 1 May 2018.

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Mending myelin: orchestrating brain repair in MS

In her inaugural lecture Professor Anna Williams discusses how studying human MS brain tissue and laboratory models of remyelination can increase our understanding of how this repair process works…

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Wikipedia and Information Literacy - Academic Support Librarian Ruth Jenkins

Ruth Jenkins, Academic Support Librarian at the University of Edinburgh Medical School, discusses the Wikipedia research assignment on the Reproductive Biology Honours programme and her own evolving…

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Wikipedia in the Classroom - Eve Sealy, Senior Honours student on the Reproductive Honours programme

Wikipedia in the Classroom - Eve Sealy, Senior Honours student on the Reproductive Honours programme, was interviewed in March 2018 about her experiences researching and writing Wikipedia articles on…

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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…

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Moira Whyte introductory message

An introductory video from Moira Whyte, the new Head of the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine.

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Liver cancer: the impending epidemic

The number of people diagnosed with liver cancer in the UK is 10 times higher now than it was at the end of the 1970s. It continues to be seen as a cancer caused by alcoholism and a high risk…

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Eddie and James final edit 4 long version 16-3-18

People requiring admission to an intensive care unit following a critical illness often leave hospital with multiple health and social care needs and many, around 25%, have an unplanned hospital…

From  Duncan Paxton 5 Months ago 0 likes 1 views 0