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Jan 6, 2020
Prior to genetic testing in the lab, epidemiologic studies and analysis of individual families shared the earliest evidence for genetic contributions to chronic conditions. In 1951, neurologist William G. Lennox studied more than 4,000 epilepsy...
research
Jan 3, 2020
Research by Simonato and colleagues sought to observe the effects of a neurotrophic factor called “glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor” or GDNF on seizures in epileptic rats. They published their findings in The Journal of Neuroscience in an...
news
Dec 30, 2019
As has been a long-standing tradition here at Keto News, I will provide a brief update on what ketogenic diet related activities occurred at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society (AES). Meetings that happen on the off years between the...
webinar
Dec 27, 2019
Webinar on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, from 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. ET Register Here   Join us for an educational webinar, "Epilepsy and Genetics: The Basics." Genetics is an important and continuously expanding area of learning in medicine and...
FDA Alert
Dec 20, 2019
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an alert about liquid levetiracetam. Two lots of Levetiracetam Oral Solution that is dispensed as 100 mg per mL (milligram per milliliter) have been voluntarily recalled by Lannett Company Inc. The...

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