News from Epilepsy Research UK

Epilepsy Research UK Announces Record Grant Funding for 2018!

On Thursday 17th May, as part of National Epilepsy Week, we announced to the public the grants we are funding in 2018. The announcement was made read more

An interview with our Chair of Trustees: Professor Matthew Walker

In advance of the announcement of our annual research grants for the coming year, we thought we would interview our Chair of Trustees, Professor read more

Other Epilepsy News

Brain activity responsible for absence seizures identified

An international team of researchers led by Professor Crunelli at Cardiff University have identified the brain activity read more

Re-purposing existing drugs for the treatment of epilepsy

It is thought that between 30-40% of people with epilepsy have what is termed ‘refractory epilepsy’ as it is read more