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Decks in this class (20)

Pandemics (A)
HIV
145  cards
Pandemics (B)
Malaria
75  cards
Type 1 Diabetes (1)
Historical perspective of T1D and overview of disease pathogenesis
31  cards
Type 1 Diabetes (2)
Dysregulation of glucose homeostasis - pancreas biology and the endocrine system
29  cards
Type 1 Diabetes (3)
Organ specific autoimmunity - Rogue immune cells target the pancreatic beta cells
50  cards
Type 1 Diabetes (4)
Diagnosing and treating Type 1 Diabetes
26  cards
Type 1 Diabetes (5)
Mouse models vs human studies of T1D
36  cards
Type 1 Diabetes (6)
Eliminating T1D - Is prevention or cure possible?
42  cards
Cystic Fibrosis: Personal Perspectives
Brief overview of CF Experience of living with CF, a chronic and life-limiting condition Health and emotional impact
12  cards
Cystic Fibrosis: Molecular Basis
Be aware of discovery of the gene (CFTR) involved in causing cystic fibrosis Explain the molecular basis of cystic fibrosis - the CFTR protein and its structure Explain the role of CFTR in epithelial cells Distinguish the classes of CFTR gene mutations/variants and describe the most common variant Recognise the techniques for how variants are tested, especially panels
49  cards
Cystic Fibrosis: Clinical Genetics
Explain the inheritance nad prevalence of cystic fibrosis Describe the genotype-phenotype correlations Recognise genetic and environmental modifiers of CF Describe screening for CF - newborn, carrier (cascade and population)
41  cards
The Respiratory System and CF
Review - Normal Lung anatomy and development - Normal lung physiology - Lung function tests (spirometry) Pulmonary complications of CF Pathophysiology of lung disease in CF Microbial colonisation of the lung in CF
46  cards
Cystic Fibrosis: A Multisystem Disorder
Clinical features of CF - sweat glands - pancreas - liver - gastro-intestinal - skeletal - genito-urinary - renal - ENT - Cardiovascular - Skin
35  cards
Current and future therapies in CF
The role of physiotherapy The role of antimicrobials Managing pancreatic insufficiency Future therapies: Pharmacological, gene therapy
37  cards
Cancer Biology
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38  cards
Cancer Immunology
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32  cards
Skin Physiology and immunity
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3  cards
Patient interview and therapeutics
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0  cards
Immunotherapy for cancer
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0  cards
Clinical Skin Cancer Overview
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0  cards

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