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  1. New book details role of astrocytes in epileptic brain tissue

    New book details role of astrocytes in epileptic brain tissue

    Devin K. Binder, an associate professor of biomedical sciences in the School of Medicine at the University of California, Riverside, and Jacqueline A. Hubbard, a recent UC Riverside alumna, have coauthored a book, “Astrocytes and Epilepsy” (Academic Press, Elsevier, 2016), that provides a comprehensive overview of astrocyte biology, the role astrocytes play in epileptic brain tissue, and their potential as...

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  2. GENE RESEARCH: Temporal Lobe Genetic Link Discovered

    GENE RESEARCH: Temporal Lobe Genetic Link Discovered

    Via Epilepsy Research UK A New Genetic Link To Temporal Lobe Epilepsy There may be an association between natural differences (known as polymorphisms) in a gene called ADAM10 and temporal lobe epilepsy, according to new research led by Dr Keshen Li from Jinan University in China. The study, published in the scientific journal Frontiers in Neurology, is the first that...

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  3. New Brain Map Charts Fresh Territory

    New Brain Map Charts Fresh Territory

    A team of neuroscientists has charted the most complex and precise map of the human cerebral cortex to date, and it has revealed almost 100 new regions. These findings will provide a greater understanding, as well as advance the study, of brain disorders such as autism, schizophrenia, dementia, and epilepsy. The map, dubbed Human Connectome Project Multi-Modal Parcellation version 1.0...

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Epilepsy U is a very valuable resource for people living with Epilepsy all over the word. I have met many people online and gained knowledge and formed new friendships. I have also created a page for Parents of School Children to allow parents to ask questions regarding a 504 plan, or IEP for their child. I am a certified school counselor and feel that I may be able to be a resource for parents. I also started a group for people living with or the parent of someone living with SCN1A gene (epilepsy gene). Before Epilepsy U I felt alone…NOT ANYMORE!!!

Pamela Boodram


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