Amazing Immunology: Denny and the T-team fight cancer: 9 - 12th April 2018

Amazing Immunology: Denny and the T-team fight cancer: 9 - 12th April 2018

Your immune system is an AMAZING army that protects you from infection and keeps you healthy. In this fun and immersive event, learn all about the key roles that the immune system plays in human lives, and how therapies empowering the immune system can be used to fight cancer.

Get active and crafty, with games and stickers that explain how your body’s immune cells protect you from disease and keep you healthy. Play the ball pool challenge to discover how future treatments for cancers might work, and make your own science sticker stories to take home.

Denny the dendritic cell

This event is part of Edinburgh International Science Festival 2018, based around activity developed by Donald J. Davidson, Iris Mair, David Taggart, Julia Dorin & Marc Vendrell and partly funded by the British Society for Immunology.

Suitable for ages 7-13 years.

Book through the Edinburgh International Science Festival

This event may be photographed and/or recorded for promotional or recruitment materials for the University or University approved third parties. 

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