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Health Information Literacy – Self Management of Long-Term Conditions

by Vicky Grant
Health Information Literacy – Self Management of Long-Term Conditions
for All ages,
Lectures | All ages | 6 years ago | 979 views
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A moving personal account of living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome IBS) and how it was possible to improve life by making use of the discoveries already available, but not widely known.  Why can't all sufferers have access to the same data?

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HIV, a Discovery Highlighting the Global Benefit of Translational Research Lindau-Nobel Francoise Barre-S Medicine 2010 00:31:00

HIV, a Discovery Highlighting the Global Benefit of Translational Research

by Francoise Barre-Sinoussi
HIV, a Discovery Highlighting the Global Benefit of Translational Research
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 791 views
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The fantastic progress made in medicine led the scientific community to hope about the complete eradication of infectious diseases in the middle of the 20th century. The sudden emergence of AIDS in the early 80's cruelly reminded us that this dream ....

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9 Infections in the Etiology of Human Cancers - Lindau-Nobel - Harald Zur Hausen - Medicine 2011 00:31:00

Infections in the Etiology of Human Cancers

by Harald Zur Hausen
Infections in the Etiology of Human Cancers
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 781 views
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During the past century a number of chemical and physical risk factors for human cancers have been identified. Only relatively recently, mainly during the past 30 years, infectious agents have been identified as important human carcinogens. Besides....

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Medical myths and misconceptions

by Suzy Lishman
Medical myths and misconceptions
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 6 years ago | 529 views
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Can a cold land you in hot water? ÊCan you live without your liver? ÊCan you tell medical fact from fiction? WeÕve all been told to eat our crusts, that an apple a day keeps the doctor away and that weÕll catch a cold if we go outside with wet ha....

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MRI – A window on the human body

by Laurie Hall
MRI – A window on the human body
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 10 years ago | 898 views
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Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides a powerful means of not only distinguishing between different types of tissue but also of identifying whether the tissues are normal or diseased.

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Natural Selection and the Future of Life - Lindau Nobel - Christian de Duve - Medicine 2010 00:42:00

Natural Selection and the Future of Life

by Christian de DuvŽ
Natural Selection and the Future of Life
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 1066 views
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In his lecture Professor Christian Rene de DuvŽ gives a rough overview on the history of life starting about 3.5 billion years ago with the first cells up to the appearance of the first primates 70 million years ago, and he states that all organisms....

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On the Genetic Basis of Morphological Evolution - Lindau-Nobel - Christiane N-Volhard - Medicine 2010 00:45:00

On the Genetic Basis of Morphological Evolution

by Christiane Nusslein-Volhard
On the Genetic Basis of Morphological Evolution
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 595 views
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Darwin's theory of evolution states that variation of the shape and pattern of the adults rather than the embryos are the basis for natural selection. In order to understand how morphological variation arises, it is important to identify the genes th....

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Orthopaedic Surgeon

by Chinmay Gupte
Orthopaedic Surgeon
for 14-19 and upwards,
Careers | 14-19 and upwards | 10 years ago | 5222 views
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The life of an orthopaedic surgeon

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Pathophysiologist

by Gustav Born
Pathophysiologist
for 14-19 and upwards,
Interviews | 14-19 and upwards | 10 years ago | 1043 views
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In this video interview Gustav Born jokes that all his life he has been the son of a famous scientist (Max Born) and then later he became uncle to a famous film star (Olivia Newton John), he is also directly related to Martin Luther, Ben Elton and nu....

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Phantom Leg Syndrome

by Heidi Lohr
Phantom Leg Syndrome
for 18-22 and upwards,
Undergraduate presentations | 18-22 and upwards | 9 years ago | 1319 views
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Phantom Limb Syndrome occurs in amputees who describe being able to feel their missing limb, sometimes experiencing painful sensations in their phantom limb. Originally, painkillers or psychotherapy were used to try and combat phantom pain, but with ....

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Plagues and Parasites

by Nicholas White
Plagues and Parasites
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 9 years ago | 798 views
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Contagions, or infectious diseases, which kill both fascinate and frighten us. Far from receding in importance as was expected fifty years ago in the heyday of new antibiotic discovery, infectious diseases remain a major cause of suffering and death ....

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Programmed Cell Death in Development and Disease - Lindau Nobel - Robert Horvitz - Medicine 2010 00:33:00

Programmed Cell Death in Development and Disease

by Robert Horvitz
Programmed Cell Death in Development and Disease
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 973 views
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Programmed cell death (often referred to as apoptosis) is a normal feature of animal development and tissue homeostasis. The misregulation of cell death has been implicated in a diversity of human disorders, including cancer, autoimmune diseases, he....

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7 Protein Cross Talk in Cell Signaling - Lindau-Noble - Edmond Fischer - Medicine 2011 00:29:00

Protein Cross Talk in Cell Signaling

by Edmond Fischer
Protein Cross Talk in Cell Signaling
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 738 views
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The main focus of the talk will be on signaling by tyrosine phosphorylation, which has been directly implicated in the regulation of cell growth, differentiation and transformation. External signals coming in the form of mitogenic hormones and growt....

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Psychologist

by Pam Heaton
Psychologist
for 14-19 and upwards,
Careers | 14-19 and upwards | 10 years ago | 1320 views
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Dr. Pam Heaton was born into a musical household and became a professional singer with no real academic ambitions. That is until she started to read about psychology as a way of relaxing and as a diversion from singing. After a while she began studyi....

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Restriction Enzymes

by Werner Arber
Restriction Enzymes
for 18-22 and upwards,
Interviews | 18-22 and upwards | 10 years ago | 877 views
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Werner Arber won the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1978

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8 Signals and Signalling Mechanisms in the Central Nervous System - Lindau-Nobel - Erwin Neher - Medicine 2011 00:33:00

Signals and Signalling Mechanisms in the Central Nervous System

by Erwin Neher
Signals and Signalling Mechanisms in the Central Nervous System
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 964 views
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Our brain is a network of about 10^11 neurons, which are connected by synapses. A neuron typically receives input from about 10000 other neurons, which can be either excitatory or inhibitory. The neuron integrates these inputs and generates an 'act....

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Simulation of cell seeding and cell mechanical forces in tissue engineering

by Damien Lacroix
Simulation of cell seeding and cell mechanical forces in tissue engineering
for 18-22 and upwards,
Postgraduate presentations | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 3455 views
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A brief description of the factors which are involved in simulating various effects in tissue engineering research.

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Stem cells: a cure for blindness? 01:29:00

Stem cells: a cure for blindness?

by Rachael Pearson
Stem cells: a cure for blindness?
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 6 years ago | 637 views
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Retinal degeneration is a leading cause of blindness in the western world. Drug treatments currently available only serve to slow the diseaseÕs progress and are not always successful. Rachael Pearson has helped develop a novel therapeutic approach t....

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Targeted nanodrug delivery using aptamer conjugated nanoparticles for cancer therapy

by Athulya Aravind
Targeted nanodrug delivery using aptamer conjugated nanoparticles for cancer therapy
for 18-22 and upwards,
Postgraduate presentations | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 1201 views
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During her PhD thesis defence lecture, Athulya describes how nano particles can be used for successful drug delivery.

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11 Telomeres and Telomerase in Human Health and Disease - Lindau-Nobel - Elizabeth Blackburn - Medicine 2011jpg 00:41:00

Telomeres and Telomerase in Human Health and Disease

by Elizabeth Blackburn
Telomeres and Telomerase in Human Health and Disease
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 1639 views
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Telomeres are the protective tips that stabilize the ends of chromosomes. The function of telomeres is to allow cells to divide while holding the genetic material intact. Telomeres contain specialized, simple repetitive DNA sequences that, together....

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The art of stealth: a virus in my liver 00:29:00

The art of stealth: a virus in my liver

by Zania Stamataki
The art of stealth: a virus in my liver
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 6 years ago | 626 views
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The liver is a vital organ that works like a chemical factory every day to keep you alive. But what exactly does it do and how do viruses exploit it to hide from the immune system?  With help from volunteers, Dr Zania Stamataki will demonstrate some....

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The Development, Use and Impact of Penicillin

by Lucas Paladino
The Development, Use and Impact of Penicillin
for 14-19 and upwards,
Undergraduate presentations | 14-19 and upwards | 9 years ago | 2194 views
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Lucas Paladino gives a brief overview of the development, use and impact of penicillin.

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The Discovery of Helicobacter

by Robin Warren
The Discovery of Helicobacter
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 3 years ago | 647 views
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Before the 1970s, well fixed specimens of gastric mucosa were rare. Then the flexible endoscope was introduced. This enabled gastroenterologists to take numerous well-fixed small biopsies from the stomach. Gastric histology and pathology were clearly....

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2 The Future of Life - LIndau-Nobel - Christian De Duve - Medicine 2011 00:31:00

The Future of Life

by Christian de Duve
The Future of Life
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 706 views
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Ever since its first appearance, more than 3.5 billion years ago, life has evolved without guiding plan, propelled by: 1) its own intrinsic properties, which, with the help of outside energy, provided the necessary driving force; 2) accidental geneti....

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