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Research in a nutshell - Professor Karen Chapman

Glucocorticoid actionIn this video Karen describes how her group focus on 2 aspects of glucocorticoid action – the role of glucocorticoid metabolism in modulating access of steroid to receptor…

From  Jillian Hosie on September 26th, 2017 0 likes 39 plays 0  

New and future diabetes therapies

Dr Shareen Forbes, the University of Edinburgh/British Heart Foundation Centre for Cardiovascular Science and Professor Kevin Docherty, University of Aberdeen. Prior to the discovery of insulin in…

From  Jillian Hosie on June 22nd, 2016 0 likes 64 plays 0  

Nik Morton - Obesity - how do our genes contribute?

Professor Nik Morton from the University of Edinburgh / BHF Centre for Cardiovascular Science discusses how our genes and environment contribute to obesity. In recent years, obesity has become a…

From  Jillian Hosie on June 1st, 2016 0 likes 160 plays 0