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Nov 22, 2014
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...
Nov 22, 2014
Mikkelsen KH, Seifert T, Secher NH, Grøndal T, van Hall G
Context: Ketone bodies are substrates during fasting and when on a ketogenic diet not the least for the brain and implicated in the management of epileptic seizures and dementia. Moreover, D-β-hydroxybutyrate (HOB) is ...
Nov 19, 2014
Erbguth F, Himmerich H
"Healthy" diets and supplements are widely used for prevention and disease modification in vascular, inflammatory and degenerative neurological diseases. Apart from a large number of cross-sectional and prospective coh...
Nov 19, 2014
Surina NM, Ashapkin VV, Merzalov IB, Perepelkina OV, Fedotova IB, Pavlova GV, Poletaeva II
Nov 19, 2014
Gras D, Roze E, Caillet S, Méneret A, Doummar D, Billette de Villemeur T, Vidailhet M, Mochel F
INTRODUCTION: Glucose transporter type 1 deficiency syndrome is caused by heterozygous, mostly de novo, mutations in the SLC2A1 gene encoding the glucose transporter GLUT1. Mutations in this gene limit brain glucose av...
Nov 12, 2014
Sara C, Alessandra M, Mariarita A, Martina F, Leonardo L, Jinane F, Carnì M, Colonnese C, Mario M, Teresa GA, Carlo DB
Abstract Purpose. Celiac disease (CD) is an immuno-mediated small bowel disease characterized by chronic inflammation due to a permanent intolerance to gliadin. Several neurological complications have been described, i...
Nov 11, 2014
Oakley CB, Kossoff EH
Individually, childhood epilepsy and migraine are two of the most common conditions seen in pediatric neurology. What complicates matters is that there can be marked similarities between migraine and epilepsy as well a...
Nov 11, 2014
Cervenka MC, Patton K, Eloyan A, Henry B, Kossoff EH
Objectives The modified Atkins diet (MAD) is a high fat, low carbohydrate ketogenic diet used to treat intractable seizures in children and adults. The long-term impact on fasting lipid profiles (FLPs) remains unknown....
Nov 9, 2014
Yubero D, O Callaghan M, Montero R, Ormazabal A, Armstrong J, Espinos C, Rodríguez MA, Jou C, Castejon E, Aracil MA, Cascajo MV, Gavilan A, Briones P, Jimenez-Mallebrera C, Pineda M, Navas P, Artuch R
BackgroundIt has been demonstrated that glucose transporter (GLUT1) deficiency in a mouse model causes a diminished cerebral lipid synthesis. This deficient lipid biosynthesis could contribute to secondary CoQ deficien...
Nov 8, 2014
Thibert RL, Duhaime AC, Caruso PA, Stemmer-Rachamimov A