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Neuroscience - improving topic coverage on Wikipedia on the Edinburgh Award 2023/2024

This is an Edinburgh Award presentation for Digital Volunteering with Wikipedia 2023/2024 - an extracurricular project of 55-80 hours at the University of Edinburgh.

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Microglia cells in action

Movie showing microglial cells generated from stem cells can gobble up fluorescent beads ‘in a dish’. Related to Banerjee et al, Science Advances,…

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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

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Embodiment in Psychology Part 3

Neuroscience

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Folk psychology - Who are the folk?

Philosophical methodsVideo 9: who are the folk?

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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…

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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,…

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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,…

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How to get the most out of lecture recording - Dr Emily Nordmann and Dr Jill MacKay

Recording of Dr Emily Nordmann (University of Glasgow) and Dr Jill MacKay (University of Edinburgh) speaking at the University of Edinburgh Lecture Capture Symposium on 31 January 2019. Hosted by Dr…

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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…

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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"

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EdSign | Gary Morgan "Variations in early exposure to language: consequences for phonology and working memory"

Gary Morgan "Variations in early exposure to language: consequences for phonology and working memory" Gary Morgan is Professor of Psychology at City University, London. Here is his…

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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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