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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 301 plays 0  

Taking part in research: Karin & Carson

Karin Ralton, who has multiple sclerosis, and her husband Carson Ralton, talk about their experiences of taking part in research studies at the Anne Rowling Regenerative Neurology Clinic. …

From  Rebecca Devon on December 12th, 2018 0 likes 79 plays 0  

Taking part in research: Rhona

Rhona Ford, who has multiple sclerosis, talks about her experiences of taking part in the Biotin research study at the Anne Rowling Regenerative Neurology Clinic.

From  Rebecca Devon on December 11th, 2018 0 likes 96 plays 0  

2018 Owen James - Human myelin in a dish

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition requires PhD students to compete to deliver the best research presentation in just three minutes (and one slide). The presentations were recorded on…

From  Rebecca Devon on September 19th, 2018 0 likes 92 plays 0  

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…

From  Peter Crooks on May 1st, 2018 0 likes 381 plays 0  

Siddharthan Chandran: Can the damaged brain repair itself?

After a traumatic brain injury, it sometimes happens that the brain can repair itself, building new brain cells to replace damaged ones. But the repair doesn't happen quickly enough to allow…

From  Rebecca Devon on May 2nd, 2017 0 likes 66 plays 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 on May 24th, 2016 0 likes 53 plays 0