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  1. RADAR-CNS programme aims to improve lives of patients with brain disorders

    RADAR-CNS programme aims to improve lives of patients with brain disorders

    A major new research program supported by the Innovative Medicines Initiative launches today, which will develop new ways of monitoring major depressive disorder, epilepsy, and multiple sclerosis using wearable devices and smartphone technology. The RADAR-CNS (Remote assessment of disease and relapse – Central Nervous System) programme aims to improve patients’ quality of life, and potentially to change how these and...

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  2. Powerful Brain Signals between Seizures May Explain Memory Problems in Patients with Epilepsy

    Powerful Brain Signals between Seizures May Explain Memory Problems in Patients with Epilepsy

    Between seizures and continually, brain cells in epileptic patients send signals that make “empty memories,” perhaps explaining the learning problems faced by up to 40 percent of patients. This is the finding of a study in rats and humans led by researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center and published April 25 in Nature Medicine. “Our study sheds the first light...

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  3. Afinitor significantly reduces seizures in Phase III study of patients with tuberous sclerosis complex

    Afinitor significantly reduces seizures in Phase III study of patients with tuberous sclerosis complex

    Novartis has announced results from a Phase III study showing Afinitor®* (everolimus), when used as an adjunctive therapy, significantly reduced treatment-resistant seizures associated with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) compared to placebo1. Patients in all treatment arms were also taking one to three anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs)1. The study, EXIST-3 (EXamining everolimus In a Study of TSC), is being presented during a...

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