Researchers have identified several risk factors that may help flag those patients with epilepsy in whom psychosis may be linked to their antiepileptic drug (AED) treatment.
They found that among epilepsy […]
EpilepsyUni wrote a new post, Researchers unravel mechanism by which hippocampal stem cells regulate their own fate, on the site EpilepsyU 4 days, 12 hours ago
To date, it has been assumed that the differentiation of stem cells depends on the environment they are embedded in. A research group at the University of Basel now describes for the first time a mechanism by […]
Chuck Carmen wrote a new post, New tool spotlights neuron junctions in living human brains, on the site EpilepsyU 4 days, 16 hours ago
A new imaging technique allows researchers to illuminate the junctions between neurons in a living person’s brain1. The method may reveal shifts in the distribution or number of these connections, called sy […]
Chuck Carmen wrote a new post, Right Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Patients Show Extensive Loss of Brain Volume, on the site EpilepsyU 5 days, 10 hours ago
Asymmetric reduction in the brain volume of certain areas in patients with is linked to the duration of their epileptic condition, the frequency of seizures, and a history of seizures during fever.
A new sensor built by several campus researchers has far-reaching potential to treat serious conditions such as paraplegia and epilepsy once implanted inside the body — all at the size of a grain of s […]
A febrile seizure is a convulsion that can occur when a child has a fever, usually as a result of infection. The seizure often occurs during the first day of a fever, which is defined as a temperature of 101˚F […]