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What is Neurodegenerative Disease? Part 2

What is Neurodegenerative Disease? Part 2In our second lecture, Prof. Tara Spires-Jones, Prof Karen Ritchie and Prof Adam Waldman will discuss the biology of neurodegenerative disease and dementia,…

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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. …

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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.

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Fish immune cells lend clues to spinal cord repair

Scientists have found the immune system plays a key role in helping zebrafish nerve cells to regenerate after injury. The findings offer clues for developing treatments that could one day help people…

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Elsevier Scopus Awards 2018: profile of awardee Dr Sarah McGlasson

Video interview with Sarah McGlasson, winner of the Elsevier / US-UK Fulbright Commission 2018 UK Early Career Researcher Award in Medicine. #ECRAwards2018…

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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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ECAS Demonstration Video

This video provides guidance on the administration of the Edinburgh Cognitive and Behavioural ALS Screen (ECAS). The ECAS is a brief multidomain assessment originally designed for people with…

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CARE-MND research project: Tracey Millar

Senior Research Nurse Tracey Millar describes the Medical Research Council-funded brain bank, for people with MND in Scotland who wish to donate brain and spinal cord tissue after death.

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CARE-MND research project: Danielle Leighton

Clinical researcher Danielle Leighton describes a clinical research project for people living with motor neurone disease (MND) called 'Regenerative Neurology Tissue Bank'.

From  Rebecca Devon A year ago 0 likes 64 views 0