COVID-19 Interview: Disease Modeling Phylogenetics
In this interview, Dr Emma Hodcroft, a Molecular Epidemiologist from the University of Basel, explains how disease modeling works and the impact that limitations have had on our reactions to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Testing Computer-designed Coronavirus Binding Proteins
In this video we take you inside the lab at the UW Institute for Protein Design. The institute's scientists are hard at work testing their first round of computer-designed coronavirus binding proteins.
Happiness: What Your Mother Didn't Tell You
Our cultures give us a lot of advice about how to find happiness. Science, however, suggests that much of that advice just isn‘t right...
The Surprising Science of Happiness
Dan Gilbert, author of Stumbling on Happiness, challenges the idea that we'll be miserable if we don't get what we want. Our "psychological immune system" lets us feel truly happy even when things don't go as planned.
The Medical Potential of AI and Metabolites
Biotech entrepreneur and TED Fellow Leila Pirhaji shares her plan to build an AI-based network to characterize metabolite patterns, better understand how disease develops – and discover more effective treatments.
Tackling the Challenges of Rational Compound Design
Professor Charlotte Deane from the University of Oxford outlines the challenges of rational compound design and how they can be overcome using the DeLinker method.
The Scientific Hangover Cure
Don't want a hangover, but love the weekend a bit too much? You've heard all the myths and tried all the pills - but what legitimate ways can you prevent and cure your hangover? Follow these scientifically analysed steps and you'll wake up on your way to being a normal, functioning human again!
Can You Solve the Virus Riddle? - Lisa Winer
Your research team has found a prehistoric virus preserved in the permafrost and isolated it for study. After a late night working, you’re just closing up the lab when a sudden earthquake hits and breaks all the sample vials. Will you be able to destroy the virus before the vents open and unleash a deadly airborne plague? Lisa Winer shows how.
If "A Star Is Born" Was Literally About A Star Being Born (Lady Gaga Shallow Parody)
The formation of a star, supernovas, black holes - all with the help of Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper!
The MELLODDY Project
In this video recorded at ELRIG Drug Discovery 2019 in Liverpool, Dr Hugo Ceuleans from Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, outlines the MELLODDY project and its aims.