G-Lands: an out-of-body experience

Saliva Sessions: Public events for those interested and affected by head and neck cancer

Despite being a lifesaving treatment for head and neck cancer patients, a side-effect of radiotherapy is damage to salivary glands, leading to the chronic condition of dry mouth. This can severely affect a patient’s quality of life, with existing treatments focusing on short-term relief of side-effects. Dr Elaine Emmerson’s research at the Centre for Regenerative Medicine (CRM) aims to develop …

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Bioverse | G-lands: An out of body experience | Exhibition

G-lands: An out of body experience, is a collaboration between artist Emily Fong and scientist Dr Elaine Emmerson from the Centre for Regenerative Medicine (CRM,) in partnership with ASCUS Art and Science and a multitude of healthcare professionals. Summerhall and ASCUS Art & Science are proud to present G-lands: An out of body experience as part of Bioverse, a series of …

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G Lands: An Out of Body Experience, An Artist Residency @ The Centre for Regenerative Medicine

Osirus, the Egyptian God of the afterlife and the human salivary gland, unrelated entities? Not to Artist Emily Fong. Emily is completing an artist residency in Emmerson Lab in the Centre for Regenerative Medicine (CRM), University of Edinburgh led by Dr. Elaine Emmerson. Seeing a human organ outside the body undergoing research in a laboratory has been inspiring and thought-provoking …

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