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Bunin 00:12:00

Collaborative Drug Discovery 1

by Barry Bunin
Collaborative Drug Discovery 1
for 14-19 and upwards,
Interviews | 14-19 and upwards | 6 years ago | 1161 views
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Dr. Barry Bunin, founder and CEO of Collaborative Drug Discovery (CDD, Inc.), answers questions about CDD's Vision and Scientific Entrepreneurship

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RS Happe 01:05:00

When will we understand Autism Spectrum Disorders?

by Francesca Happé
When will we understand Autism Spectrum Disorders?
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 6 years ago | 843 views
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It is agonising for a parent, troubling for a clinician, and puzzling for a researcher when a young child seems oblivious to people, is fixated on spinning objects, and shows no sign of communicating. An adult who finds their own inner states opaque,....

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RS Bliss 01:09:00

The mechanics of memory

by Tim Bliss
The mechanics of memory
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 6 years ago | 942 views
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How does the brain store and recall memories? A critical neural component of memory is the synapse, a specialist junction where one nerve cell releases a transmitter chemical to influence the excitability of another. Memorable events are thought to i....

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sight 00:05:00

Developing biocompatible materials for a stem-cell-based therapy to restore sight.

by Sheila MacNeil
Developing biocompatible materials for a stem-cell-based therapy to restore sight.
for 14-19 and upwards,
14-19 and upwards | 6 years ago | 978 views
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Brain 00:09:00

What do brain signals look like?

by Various Presenters
What do brain signals look like?
for 14-19 and upwards,
Postgraduate presentations | 14-19 and upwards | 6 years ago | 2001 views
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The Dept of Psychology at the University of Sheffield demonstrates how volunteers are used to record brain signals and how this is used in their research.

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IBS image 00:00:00

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 | 956 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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MacNeil2 00:06:00

Developing biocompatible materials to restore sight.

by Sheila MacNeil
Developing biocompatible materials to restore sight.
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 8 years ago | 3500 views
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Repairing damage to eyesight caused by chemicals

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Lohr 00:08:00

Phantom Leg Syndrome

by Heidi Lohr
Phantom Leg Syndrome
for 18-22 and upwards,
Undergraduate presentations | 18-22 and upwards | 9 years ago | 1302 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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White 01:15:00

Plagues and Parasites

by Nicholas White
Plagues and Parasites
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 9 years ago | 781 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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Sahakian 01:07:00

Cognitive enhancing drugs: neuroethical issues

by Barbara Sahakian
Cognitive enhancing drugs: neuroethical issues
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 9 years ago | 1447 views
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Cognitive enhancing drugs are used to treat neuropsychiatric disorders such as Alzheimer's disease, schizophrenia and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. These drugs improve the quality of life and wellbeing for patients and their families.

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Ramachandran 01:20:00

Brain function: synesthesia and phantom limbs

by Vilayanur Ramachandran
Brain function: synesthesia and phantom limbs
for 22 and upwards,
Lectures | 22 and upwards | 9 years ago | 1455 views
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Professor Ramachandran examines problems that lie at the interface between neurology and psychiatry. He explains how phantom limbs may be used as a probe to understand brain functions and will also discuss synesthesia, a condition in which sounds and....

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Paladino 00:09:00

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 | 2168 views
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Lucas Paladino gives a brief overview of the development, use and impact of penicillin.

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