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Jul 13, 2016
Kemppainen E, George J, Garipler G, Tuomela T, Kiviranta E, Soga T, Dunn CD, Jacobs HT
The Drosophila mutant tko25t exhibits a deficiency of mitochondrial protein synthesis, leading to a global insufficiency of respiration and oxidative phosphorylation. This entrains an organismal phenotype of developmen...
Jul 13, 2016
Jul 12, 2016
Fallah R, Sabbaghzadegan S, Karbasi SA, Binesh F
OBJECTIVE: Serum zinc level might be related to pathogenesis of febrile seizure (FS). The purpose of this study was to evaluate efficacy and safety of oral zinc supplementation on FS recurrence prevention in non-zinc-d...
Jul 12, 2016
Finsterer J, Zarrouk-Mahjoub S
Jul 9, 2016
Dustin SM, Stafstrom CE
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: The high-fat, low-carbohydrate ketogenic diet (KD) is effective in many cases of drug-resistant epilepsy, particularly in children. In the classic KD, fats consist primarily of long-chain satura...
Jul 9, 2016
Gowda VK, Sheshu S
Jul 8, 2016
Ninković D, Sarnavka V, Bašnec A, Ćuk M, Ramadža DP, Fumić K, Kušec V, Santer R, Barić I
Hyperinsulinism-hyperammonemia (HI/HA) syndrome is a rare autosomal dominant disease characterized by recurrent hypoglycemia and persistent mild elevation of plasma ammonia. HI/HA syndrome is one of the more common for...
Jul 7, 2016
Kang DH, Heo RW, Yi CO, Kim H, Choi CH, Roh GS
BACKGROUND: Obesity has deleterious effects on the brain, and metabolic dysfunction may exacerbate the outcomes of seizures and brain injuries. However, it is unclear whether obesity affects excitotoxicity-induced neur...
Jul 7, 2016
Maiorana A, Manganozzi L, Barbetti F, Bernabei S, Gallo G, Cusmai R, Caviglia S, Dionisi-Vici C
BACKGROUND: Congenital hyperinsulinism (CHI) is the most frequent cause of hypoglycemia in children. In addition to increased peripheral glucose utilization, dysregulated insulin secretion induces profound hypoglycemia...
Jul 7, 2016
Coughlin CR, van Karnebeek CD, Al-Hertani W, Shuen AY, Jaggumantri S, Jack RM, Gaughan S, Burns C, Mirsky DM, Gallagher RC, Van Hove JL
Pyridoxine-dependent epilepsy (PDE) is an epileptic encephalopathy characterized by response to pharmacologic doses of pyridoxine. PDE is caused by deficiency of α-aminoadipic semialdehyde dehydrogenase resulting in im...

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