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An epileptic seizure, occasionally referred to as a fit, is defined as a transient symptom of "abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain".
Novel gene therapy offers hope to children with genetic, neurodegenerative diseases

Novel gene therapy offers hope to children with genetic, neurodegenerative diseases

Children with rare genetic disorder experience dramatic improvements in a gene therapy trial

Children with rare genetic disorder experience dramatic improvements in a gene therapy trial

Microglia surveillance helps prevent seizure activity in the brain

Microglia surveillance helps prevent seizure activity in the brain

Researchers identify specific neurons that may contribute to epileptic seizures

Researchers identify specific neurons that may contribute to epileptic seizures

Largely ignored 'housekeeping' gene plays unexpected role in neurological diseases

Largely ignored 'housekeeping' gene plays unexpected role in neurological diseases

Study shows promise for treating developmental and epileptic brain disease

Study shows promise for treating developmental and epileptic brain disease

Inhibitory interneurons excite the developing brain, study finds

Inhibitory interneurons excite the developing brain, study finds

In Glowing Colors: Seeing The Spread Of Drug Particles In A Forensic Lab

In Glowing Colors: Seeing The Spread Of Drug Particles In A Forensic Lab