Epilepsy News and Research

Latest Epilepsy News and Research

Epilepsy, new therapeutic possibilities

Epilepsy, new therapeutic possibilities

The medical use of marijuana

The medical use of marijuana

£4 million of funding into pharmacogenetics

£4 million of funding into pharmacogenetics

New insights into a mysterious type of amnesia

New insights into a mysterious type of amnesia

Bionomics and Nanogen reach milestone on the development of genetic tests for serious forms of childhood epilepsy

Bionomics and Nanogen reach milestone on the development of genetic tests for serious forms of childhood epilepsy

UK pharmacogenetics research - how genetic makeup can affect response to different drugs

UK pharmacogenetics research - how genetic makeup can affect response to different drugs

New approach to interpreting brain electroencephalograms could help understanding of epilepsy and autism

New approach to interpreting brain electroencephalograms could help understanding of epilepsy and autism

Cyberonics announces two new Phase IV epilepsy studies

Cyberonics announces two new Phase IV epilepsy studies

Nordic networks to explore Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, stroke, migraine, epilepsy, cancer and autoimmune and metabolic disorders

Nordic networks to explore Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, stroke, migraine, epilepsy, cancer and autoimmune and metabolic disorders

Topiramate may protect newborns from brain injury and long-term neurologic problems caused by excitotoxicity

Topiramate may protect newborns from brain injury and long-term neurologic problems caused by excitotoxicity

Patients play computer games using only the signals from their brains

Patients play computer games using only the signals from their brains

Epilepsy drugs can increase the rate of bone loss in older women

Epilepsy drugs can increase the rate of bone loss in older women

Many epilepsy and multiple sclerosis patients believe marijuana is an effective treatment

Many epilepsy and multiple sclerosis patients believe marijuana is an effective treatment

New medical imaging research helps diagnosis fetal brain abnormalities, epilepsy and autism

New medical imaging research helps diagnosis fetal brain abnormalities, epilepsy and autism

Full moon does not influence the frequency of epileptic seizures

Full moon does not influence the frequency of epileptic seizures

A new guideline evaluates the treatment of infantile spasms

A new guideline evaluates the treatment of infantile spasms

People with low incomes are more likely to develop brain cancer

People with low incomes are more likely to develop brain cancer

Damage to the left half side of brain may make a right-handed person more susceptible to infection

Damage to the left half side of brain may make a right-handed person more susceptible to infection

FDA knocks back King Pharmaceuticals self-injectible epilepsy product

FDA knocks back King Pharmaceuticals self-injectible epilepsy product

Publication of epilepsy research

Publication of epilepsy research