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Discovery at University of Adelaide to help thousands of young girls worldwide suffering from debilitating form of epilepsy
The discovery of the gene responsible for a form of epilepsy in girls has led to a new treatment for the disorder.
Title: AtaxiaCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 11/18/2013 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/6/2015 12:00:00 AM
Using pictures of celebrities and famous landmarks, researchers have been able to pinpoint which neurons encode memories in participants with electrodes implanted in their brains.
Title: Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber SyndromeCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 6/15/1998 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Fycompa (perampanel) receives European MA for PGTC seizures in patients with idiopathic generalised epilepsy
The European Commission (EC) has today granted marketing authorisation approval for Fycompa® (perampanel), for use as a once-daily, adjunctive therapy for primary generalised tonic-clonic...
New drug promises relief from epilepsy and tinnitus with fewer side effectsA new drug may treat epilepsy and prevent tinnitus by selectively affecting potassium channels in the brain, UConn...