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News from Epilepsy Research UK

Agyness Deyn in her new film, 'Electricity'

Epilepsy hits the big screen in ‘Electricity’

Agyness Deyn will bring epilepsy to the big screen on 12 December with the new film, ‘Electricity’. This compelling story shows the journey read more
Young girl doing a written test. Ref: www.dreamstime.co.uk

The long-term effects of epilepsy surgery on memory in children

Findings from an Epilepsy Research UK-funded study. The temporal lobes of the brain play a crucial role in memory function; including episodic read more

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Underlying heart problems ‘could explain SUDEP’

New studies have shed light on the underlying cardiac abnormalities that could help to explain cases of sudden read more
A picture of a chromosome with DNA helices running through it. Ref: www.dreamstime.com

New study uncovers genetic basis of childhood epilepsy

A pair of new studies has highlighted genetic changes that account for a number of infantile and early childhood epilepsies.