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Colborne 00:09:00

Multiple Sclerosis

by Casey Colbourne
Multiple Sclerosis
for All ages,
Undergraduate presentations | All ages | 7 years ago | 851 views
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This presentation will cover the topic of Multiple Sclerosis (MS), a disease that affects roughly 25 million people worldwide. MS is an autoimmune disease that affects the central nervous system caused by damage to the myelin sheath of nerve fibers. ....

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Toybox 6 Bone cell loss 00:02:00

Reducing bone cell loss

by Various Presenters
Reducing bone cell loss
for 18-22 and upwards,
Discussions | 18-22 and upwards | 4 years ago | 6483 views
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Stimulating bone cells to combat bone cell loss

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Hunter 00:09:00

Smoking and lung cancer genes

by David Hunter
Smoking and lung cancer genes
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 8 years ago | 663 views
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Some of the strongest evidence that lung cancer risk variants are common in the general population appears in Nature and Nature Genetics, although the three papers differ on whether the association is direct or mediated through nicotine dependence. W....

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Gupta 01:03:00

Surviving pandemics: a pathogen’s perspective

by Sunetra Gupta
Surviving pandemics: a pathogen’s perspective
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 7 years ago | 684 views
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One of the biggest challenges faced by pathogens in their bid for survival is the host immune response. Within an infected individual, pathogen populations face direct attack by the different processes of the immune system; at a community level, immu....

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SmithS 00:06:00

The biological basis of depression

by Stephen Smith
The biological basis of depression
for 14-19 and upwards,
Undergraduate presentations | 14-19 and upwards | 8 years ago | 1206 views
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Stephen Smith presents on the biological basis of two competing theories of the causes of depression.

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Lyamu 00:08:00

Treatment of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Using Antibodies

by Esohe Iyamu-Osagiede
Treatment of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Using Antibodies
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 6 years ago | 744 views
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This talk briefly discusses Non Hodgkin's Lymphoma and explains antibody recognition and binding of cell targets.

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RS Various 5 01:04:00

What if…? Coping with uncertainty in health science

by Various Presenters
What if…? Coping with uncertainty in health science
for 18-22 and upwards,
Discussions | 18-22 and upwards | 4 years ago | 791 views
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Panel discussion involving Tracey Brown, Professor Angela McLean FRS, Professor Andrew Stirling and chaired by Professor David Spiegelhalter OBE FRS.  How can we make decisions that affect our health when scientific advice is never 100% sure?   Wha....

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Brown 00:15:00

Why not experiment on humans?

by Ruth Brown
Why not experiment on humans?
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 8 years ago | 662 views
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Ruth describes a variety of ways of testing medical procedures and responses to drugs without using humans by examining the limits of scientific research and exploring the benefits of using model organisms.

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