Wed, 03/23/2016
Immunohistochemistry is a procedure where antibodies are used to visualize antigens (or proteins) in a tissue section like a brain slice. It can be very useful in everything from epilepsy research to detecting abnormal cancerous tissue. As a basic...
Wed, 03/23/2016
Nearly one-third of individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) also have epilepsy, but why this is the case is not known. While it is possible that epilepsy can cause autism, or autism can cause epilepsy, the current scientific view is that...
Tue, 03/22/2016
We are sad to announce that Sandra Helmers MD, MPH, 59, died of cancer on Sunday, March 13, in her Decatur, Georgia, home surrounded by family and friends. She was professor of neurology at Emory University School of Medicine and a member of...
Tue, 03/22/2016
  Washington D.C. (3/22/2016) – On Saturday, April 16 the National Walk for Epilepsy will gather thousands of supporters nationwide for their annual 5k walk aimed at finding a cure for epilepsy. The event will be held on the Washington...
Thu, 03/17/2016
(Landover, MD - 3/17/2016) - The Epilepsy Foundation, the nation’s leader in epilepsy and seizure information and engagement, is proud to add Brandy Fureman, Ph.D., to their executive leadership team as Vice President of Research and New Therapies....

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