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DENT 1137 Course Guide: Week 2

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The Immune System

The immune system is our bodies' defence from attack - whether from viruses like influenza or unwanted bacteria. It's a hugely complex system, but Dr Alice Roberts explains how it works and what happens when it goes wrong. She also puts her body on the front line by taking part in a stunt guaranteed to scare her, so that the scientific effects on her immune system can be observed.

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Hepatitis B Virus

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Dental Team with Protective Eyewear and Masks

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The Dynamic World of Infectious Disease 

Dive into the fascinating stories behind three notorious diseases. See how scientists of the time were able to discover the causes of these diseases and develop effective treatments. Also, learn why infectious diseases are still a pressing issue for our society, despite our advances in science and technology.

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