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Informatics MSc

Learn about the Informatics MSc at the School of Informatics in this presentation delivered by Programme Director, Raul Garcia-Patron Sanchez, followed by a Q&A session. Recorded in November…

From  Nicola Hopper on February 28th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Cognitive Science MSc

Learn more about the Cognitive Science MSc at the School of Informatics in this presentation and Q&A recorded in November 2020.

From  Nicola Hopper on February 28th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Neuromuscular junction endomicroscopy

Real-time monochromatic movie of axons and motor nerve terminals in a mouse gastrocnemius muscle visualised by fibre-optic confocal endomicrosopy using a 1.5 mm diameter probe. Generated by the…

From  Rebecca Devon on January 7th, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Professor Richard Ribchester's retiral lecture and tributes

Lecture by Prof Richard Ribchester entitled 'Unfinished business', followed by tributes to Richard from his colleagues. Recorded at the Euan MacDonald Centre / Centre for Discovery Brain…

From  Rebecca Devon on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Effective literature searching in neurosciences

Advice and resources for effective literature searching in neurosciences. This video covers the following topics; Turning a research question into something searchable [0:46] How to do an…

From  Ruth Jenkins on November 20th, 2020 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Informatics 1 Cognitive Science

A brief description of the course content. For more information see https://path.is.ed.ac.uk/courses/INFR08020_SV1_SEM2

From  Matthias Hennig on September 10th, 2020 0 likes 61 plays 0  

Folk psychology - Who are the folk?

Philosophical methodsVideo 9: who are the folk?

From  Jane Lavelle on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

MND-SMART Launches in Dundee

The groundbreaking motor neurone disease clinical drugs trial, MND-SMART, has now opened to participants in Tayside. This is the trial’s second UK centre. The trial will be based at the…

From  Alison Irving on August 11th, 2020 0 likes 93 plays 0  

Inaugural Lecture - Prof Tara Spires Jones

Alzheimer's through the looking glass: How imaging brain changes may lead to effective treatmentsInaugural lecture of Tara Spires-Jones, Professor of NeurodegenerationAlzheimer's disease,…

From  Peter Crooks on July 3rd, 2019 0 likes 139 plays 0  

Episode 3 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

In this third episode, MSc Environmental Sustainability student, Polly Wells, returns as our guest host to continue this conversation with three University of Edinburgh staff members: Velda McCune,…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 21 plays 0  

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…

From  Jennifer Middleton on November 8th, 2018 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Prof Gillingwater Inaugural Lecture Oct 2018

Recording of inaugural lecture Monday 29 October 2018. Professor Tom Gillingwater "Diary of a 21st century anatomist: standing on the shoulders of giants"

From  Nicholas Kelly on November 1st, 2018 0 likes 329 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 473 plays 0  

Resilience and Depression: the STRADL project

What makes people resilient to depression? Depression is a very common psychiatric disorder but also one of the least studied. Past research tried to pin down the reasons that led people to…

From  Rebecca Devon on April 12th, 2018 0 likes 106 plays 0