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Ethical Benefits part 1

Ethical Benefits part 1

From  Dimitrios Doudesis on July 6th, 2020 0 likes 57 plays 0  

3. Developing Treatments for Neurodegenerative Diseases 2020

Our third lecture focuses on the new ways we can look to treat brain disease before dementia. From drug trials to lifestyle interventions, fundamental laboratory science to studying large at-risk…

From  Robbie Bushe on March 4th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

MND_SMART_ Animation_November

About MND-SMART - An innovative drugs trial designed to speed up the time it takes to find medicines that can slow, stop, or reverse the progression of, MND.

From  Alison Irving on January 9th, 2020 0 likes 568 plays 0  

3. Treatments for Neurodegenerative Disease

Treatments for Neurodegenerative DiseaseIn our third lecture, Prof. Craig Ritchie and Dr Tom Russ discusses prevention and non-pharmacological approaches to the treatment of dementia, as well as…

From  Robbie Bushe on March 2nd, 2019 0 likes 45 plays 0  

Dr Adriana Tavares - Research in a nutshell

Hear from Dr Adriana Tavares, head of the preclinical PET-CT facility, as she discusses her research into developing new imaging probes - radiotracers - for PET imaging.

From  Chloe Martin on May 22nd, 2018 0 likes 137 plays 0  

Dr Marc Dweck - Research in a nutshell

Hear Dr Marc Dweck, a cardiologist in Edinburgh as he discusses his research into novel imaging techniques applied to the heart, to investigate cardiac diseases such as myocardial infarction &…

From  Chloe Martin on May 22nd, 2018 0 likes 206 plays 0  

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.

From  Rebecca Devon on December 4th, 2017 0 likes 66 plays 0  

CARE-MND research project: Jenna Gregory

Clinical researcher Jenna Gregory describes the GTAC clinical research project for people with motor neurone disease (MND).

From  Rebecca Devon on June 1st, 2017 0 likes 94 plays 0  

Epilepsy: is the genetic revolution friend or foe?

Wednesday 15th March 2017In this lecture Dr Richard FM Chin and Professor Cathy Abbott explore how rapid advances in the field of genetics has changed our understanding of the cause(s) of epilepsy…

From  Jillian Hosie on March 16th, 2017 0 likes 117 plays 0  

Three big changes in dermatological practice.

I describe three of the major changes in clinical practice over the last 30 years: the move to outpatient therapy; the introduction of more potent drugs; and the development of dermatological surgery.

From  Jonathan Rees on February 25th, 2016 0 likes 22 plays 0