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Prof Megan Holmes - Research in a Nutshell

Hear from Professor Megan Holmes, Professor of Neuroendocrinology, as she describes her research into the effects of early life stress on adult brain function, such as increase in susceptibility to…

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Inaugural lecture: This is your life - hormones matter

Professor Rebecca Reynolds is Professor of Metabolic Medicine at the University of Edinburgh. Her research focuses on understanding the mechanisms underpinning the link between a baby’s growth…

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The first 1000 days. How stressful events before and shortly after birth can shape the rest of your life.

Wednesday 18th January 2017 Did you know that your development whilst in the womb can shape your health in the future? Professor Rebecca Reynolds, and Professor Megan Holmes, discuss environmental…

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Delirium and Dementia in old age: do our stress hormones contribute?

Wednesday 16th March 2016 Professor Alasdair MacLullich and Doctor Joyce Yau discuss during normal ageing, the brain becomes vulnerable to high levels of stress hormones. This can manifest in two…

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