News from Epilepsy Research UK

Birmingham collaboration is improving childhood epilepsy care

This news release describes a promising research collaboration between Aston University and Birmingham Children’s Hospital, which is making read more

Autoimmunity: a small but significant and treatable cause of epilepsy

What is autoimmune epilepsy? The immune system is designed to protect the body from attack from outside agents such as bacteria and viruses. read more

Other Epilepsy News

Common parasite linked to epilepsy and other brain disorders

Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii) is a very common parasite that is often associated with cats and is thought to cause very read more

Important findings for childhood absence epilepsy

An experimental study of childhood absence epilepsy (CAE) suggests that brain activity is disturbed in between seizures read more