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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".
B12-Producing Gut Bacteria Modulate Neurotransmitter Levels and Reduce Seizures in C. elegans

B12-Producing Gut Bacteria Modulate Neurotransmitter Levels and Reduce Seizures in C. elegans

Largest Genetic Study Discovers Specific DNA Changes That Increase Risk of Epilepsy

Largest Genetic Study Discovers Specific DNA Changes That Increase Risk of Epilepsy

The Evolution of Epilepsy and Potential Cure: A New Study

The Evolution of Epilepsy and Potential Cure: A New Study

Miniaturized Sensor System can Detect Specific Seizure Gases

Miniaturized Sensor System can Detect Specific Seizure Gases

Study Uncovers Somatic Mutations That Play a Role in Common Form of Adult Epilepsy

Study Uncovers Somatic Mutations That Play a Role in Common Form of Adult Epilepsy

How the immune response in the brain aggravates epilepsy

How the immune response in the brain aggravates epilepsy

IGSF3-mediated potassium dysregulation drives glioma-related epilepsy

IGSF3-mediated potassium dysregulation drives glioma-related epilepsy

Specific genetic variant resulting in the early onset of epilepsy identified

Specific genetic variant resulting in the early onset of epilepsy identified

Researchers use zebrafish larvae to study how the brain reacts to warmer temperatures

Researchers use zebrafish larvae to study how the brain reacts to warmer temperatures

Newborn cells in patients with epilepsy, likely to provide a potential treatment

Newborn cells in patients with epilepsy, likely to provide a potential treatment

Genetic testing helps uncover the international criminal networks behind ivory trafficking

Genetic testing helps uncover the international criminal networks behind ivory trafficking

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