News from Epilepsy Research UK

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ERUK study shows promising results for two antiepileptic drugs in pregnancy

An Epilepsy Research UK-funded study has shown that taking the antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) levetiracetam or topiramate during pregnancy may read more
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Assessing anti-epileptic drug risk in pregnancy: are new methods as reliable as traditional ones?

These are the findings from an Epilepsy Research UK (ERUK) grant, which was awarded to Dr Rachel Charlton, at the University of Bath, in 2014. read more

Other Epilepsy News

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Molecule Involved in Memory and Learning Could Be Key in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

A new study, conducted by researchers at Duke University and the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience, could read more
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New Animal Model of Epilepsy Could Help Develop Novel AEDs

Researchers at Florida Atlantic University and The Scripps Research Institute,  in the US, have developed a new read more