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May 10, 2016
Yazdi S, Stein M, Elinder F, Andersson M, Lindahl E
Voltage-gated potassium (KV) channels are membrane proteins that respond to changes in membrane potential by enabling K+ ion flux across the membrane. Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) induce channel opening by modul...
May 10, 2016
Bayrlee A, Ganeshalingam N, Kurczewski L, Brophy GM
Super-refractory status epilepticus (SRSE) is a devastating neurological condition with limited treatment options. We conducted an extensive literature search to identify and summarize the therapeutic options for SRSE....
May 8, 2016
Vezyroglou K, Cross JH
OPINION STATEMENT: The mainstay of treatment of epilepsy has been antiepileptic drugs; however, despite the emergence of new agents, a consistent proportion remain drug-resistant. Newer AEDs show promise. However, as i...
May 7, 2016
Walker I, Said RR
It is unclear whether electrographic features are predictive of ketogenic diet efficacy and how evolution of electroencephalogram (EEG) findings correlates with clinical improvement. We aimed to identify predictors for...
May 7, 2016
Lee E, Kang HC, Kim HD
[This corrects the article on p. 60 in vol. 5, PMID: 26839878.].
May 6, 2016
Magner M, Kolářová H, Honzik T, Švandová I, Zeman J
Mitochondrial disorders (MD) represent a clinically, biochemically and genetically heterogeneous group of diseases associated with dysfunction of the oxidative phosphorylation system and pyruvate dehydrogenase complex....
May 6, 2016
Tian T, Li LL, Zhang SQ, Ni H
The divalent cation zinc is associated with cortical plasticity. However, the mechanism of zinc in the pathophysiology of cortical injury-associated neurobehavioral damage following neonatal seizures is uncertain. We h...
May 6, 2016
Ville D, Chiron C, Laschet J, Dulac O
Hormonal therapy or ketogenic diet often permits overcoming the challenging periods of many epileptic encephalopathies (West and Lennox-Gastaut syndromes and encephalopathy with continuous spike-waves in slow sleep), b...
May 6, 2016
Szczepanik E, Terczyńska I, Kruk M, Lipiec A, Dudko E, Tryfon J, Jurek M, Hoffman-Zacharska D
THE AIM: To present the molecular and clinical characteristics of three children with glucose deficiency syndrome, an inborn rare metabolic disease, caused by mutations in the SLC2A1 gene. MATERIAL AND METHODS:...
May 4, 2016
Füessl HS, Stiefelhagen P