1. Mimicry of Nature for Disease: Detection and Destruction - Professor Hugh Barr

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    A brilliant talk discussing the ways that modern medicine and science is turning toward nature for inspiration in fighting disease: http://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/mimicry-of-nature-for-disease-detection-and-destruction 'If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is Nature's way' (Aristotle). Mimicry forms the basis of Medical Biomimetics, the imitation of nature to treat disease. The transcript and downloadable versions of the lecture are available from the Gresham College Website: http://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/mimicry-of-nature-for-disease-detection-and-destruction Gresham College has been giving free public lectures since 1597. This tradition continues today with all of our five or so public lectures a week being made available for free download from our website. There are currently over 1,500 lectures free to access or download from the website. Website: http://www.gresham.ac.uk Twitter: http://twitter.com/GreshamCollege Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/greshamcollege

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    • Plant genes - Virginia Tech

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      Using a technology that can remove individual genes from a plant, Zachary Nimchuk’s lab is working to learn what individual plant genes do. Using this information he hopes to help solve a variety of issues across diverse fields of biological science.

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      • Science Education

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        At Maranatha, you’ll gain a solid foundation in biological, physical, and earth sciences as well as preparation in the art of teaching and passing this knowledge on to others. You’ll also benefit from experienced professors who are not afraid to follow the scientific evidence when it points to a Creator or supports biblical creationism.

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        • Virginia Tech: Jack Webster

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          In his nearly 37 years at Virginia Tech, Jack Webster has built a distinguished career and his exceptional devotion earned him the university's 2012 William E. Wine Award honoring excellence in teaching. A professor of biological sciences, Webster takes his field and lab ecology class into streams to learn.

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          • AMSE Seminar October 2012

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            2012-13 Seminar Series Seminar #2 - October 2012 David Cripe Biological Science

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            • Using a Micropipette

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              A short film showing how to use a Gilson Micropipette. The film was made to support the teaching of undergraduate Biological Science students at the University of Leicester. The film was produced by GENIE, based within the Genetics Department at the University of Leicester. It was directed by Jon Shears and the film was produced by Raymond Dalgleish, Nicola Suter-Giorgini and Cas Kramer.

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              • High Impact Science Areas - BioTech 2011

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                *Sponsored by Novak Druce + Quigg, LLP* - Panel Moderator - Amy Dobbelaere, Ph.D., Senior Patent Agent, Novak Druce + Quigg, LLP - Ken Dawson-Scully, M.Sc., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, Florida Atlantic University - Ranu Jung, Ph.D., Wallace H. Coulter Eminent Scholars of Biomedical Engineering and Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Florida International University - Anastasios Lymperopoulos, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nova Southeastern University - Claes Wahlestedt, M.D., Ph.D., Leonard M. Miller Professor & Associate Dean, Therapeutic Innovations, University of Miami

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                • NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme

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                  NOTE: A higher quality version of this video is now available at http://www.vimeo.com/22800676 Alex Talbott graduated from the University of Leicester in 2009 with a First class degree in Biological Science. In this video, given in February 2011 as part of the University's Careers After Biological Sciences programme, Alex introduces the NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme (aka Gradscheme) in which he has been taking part for the past 18 months.

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