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Using Sketchfab for Public Engagement in Science

Online learning continues to grow within the higher education sector as we exploit better communication technologies.  The anticipated arrival of the 5G mobile network will…

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Posted in Education Virtual Reality

Is Collaborative VR the Future of Education?

The strangest part was waiting in a completely dark room, illuminated only by the gigantic blood vessel floating in mid-air. I’m waiting for Tom who…

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Posted in Virtual Reality

Printing receptors in 3D and viewing in VR

‘Pharmacology 2018’ met in London this week for the Winter meeting of the British Pharmacological Society (BPS).  At the ‘innovations in pharmacology teaching’ session we…

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Posted in Animation Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality, animations and 3D printing; the future of teaching in life sciences

Craig presented at the 2nd MVLS Medical Visualisation Conference at the beginning of the week.  The presentation focussed on our developments in VR and 3D…

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Posted in Imaging

Laser scanning cardiovascular tissues

i had great fun today playing with the new confocal microscope from Leica (SP8).  Just a demo but very impressive piece of equipment.  Really fast…

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Posted in Cardiovascular Teaching Virtual Reality

The future of cardiovascular education?

Perhaps a bit of a dramatic title, but there may be some merit in it.  The article, shown in the image, has just been published…

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‘Latest news’? – We’re back

Clearly, the posts below do not represent ‘recent news’. However, after a 7 year break from blogging, and on the back of a complete website…

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Vascular & Smooth Muscle Physiology

This themed meeting of the Physiological Society was held in the Surgeons’ Hall, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (6th-8th Dec 2011).  The three day…

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C3 Contribute to the Images of Science exhibition at Glasgow Science Centre

One of our directors (Dr Craig Daly) recently attended the opening of the new Glasgow Science Centre exhibition ‘Images of Science’.  C3 were delighted to…

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C3 Director, Ian McGrath, wins prestigious JR Vane medal for Pharmacology

We are delighted to report that Professor Ian McGrath has just been awarded this year’s JR Vane medal by the British Pharmacological Society.  Read more…

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