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From bacteria to sepsis: All you need to know

All day from Friday 26 March until Sunday 4 April

Times shown are in GMT (UTC +0) up to the 27th March. For events on or after 28th March times are in BST (UTC +1).

Researchers and doctors from Addenbrookes Hospital have produced a short video which will teach you all about bacteria including where they occur,  how we detect them, how our body fights them and what mechanisms we have for treating infections.

You will follow the journey of a bacteria and discover how a simple infection can progress to sepsis - a serious life-threatening condition which can affect anyone of any age. 

You will take a virtual tour of the microbiology lab at Addenbrookes and find out how the scientists detect and identify bacteria.

There will be links to downloadable activity sheets.

 

 

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Additional Information

Age: All Ages
Timing: Available on Demand
Cost: Free
Theme: Health
Image copyright: Image by Olivia Thomas

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