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A mix of educational and fun content from our associated YouTube Channels


Amazing antibodies & origami

Our Brilliant Bodies contain a complex immune system that protects us against infection. One part of this immune system are our 'Amazing Antibodies'. Find out what they are, how they work, where to find them and why scientists are interested in them. To finish off we show you how you make your own origami antibody at home. Introduced by vaccinologist Professor Sarah Gilbert, co-creator of the Oxford/AstraZeneca jab and presentations by Sarah Batawi and Lizzie Burns.

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The Cell Factory: Viruses and Vaccines

Ever wondered what happens inside your cells when you are infected with a virus? Or wondered how the new COVID-19 vaccines work? The answer to both of these questions can be found in how our cells receive instructions to make proteins. Actually, our cells are a bit like factories...

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Photo Credit: Sean Elias, University of Oxford

Women Working on Vaccine Development

An interview with Dr Rachel Tanner and Professor Helen McShane for International Women's Day 2019


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Developing and Testing Vaccines at the University of Oxford

A video tour of Vaccine development at the University of Oxford's Jenner Institute, Oxford Vaccine Group and Clinical Biomanufacturing Facility.

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Photo Credit: John Cairns, University of Oxford

How to make a vaccine in record time

Vaccines usually take decades to develop – so how is Oxford University's ChAdOx1 nCoV-1 vaccine trial moving so quickly? It comes down to careful planning, extraordinary logistics and a whole lot of help from partners around the world.

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Photo Credit: Sean Elias, University of Oxford

Infectious Disease Board Games Review

Dr Sean Elias from the Jenner Institute, University of Oxford and Board Games PER (boardgamesper) reviews a collection of Board Games with an Infectious Disease and Research theme.

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Photo Credit: Ian Wallman

A Tribute to the Oxford Vaccine Teams // Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra

At the end of what has been a strange and surreal year, the Oxford Philharmonic would like to thank and congratulate the Oxford Vaccine Group and Jenner Institute for their unceasing dedication and momentous achievement in developing a vaccine against COVID-19.

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Research In Harmony, Oxford Science+Ideas Festival 2019

“Research In Harmony” was an event featuring five scientists from The Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics and The Jenner Institute at The University of Oxford, who collaborated with Oxford a cappella group The Beatroots, to develop and perform an a cappella singing concert about their research at Hertford College Chapel during the Oxford Science+Ideas Festival on 18 October 2019.

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