UCL Institute of Neurology
Department of Clinical & Experimental Epilepsy
MRI Research Radiographer based at The Chalfont Centre
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Mon, 04/12/2017 - 13:25
A new research project, Epidogs, aims to find out why some dogs are able to detect seizures.
A selection of the latest research papers from researchers at Epilepsy Society.
Submitted by helen-skipworth on Fri, 20/01/2017 - 13:38
Professor Martin Elliott, Professor of Paediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery at UCL & Medical Director at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children stressed the importance of further research into Sudden Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP) during his lecture, 'Sudden death in the young: A terrible waste' at the Museum of London on 18th January 2017.
Submitted by olivia-rzadkiewicz on Tue, 05/07/2016 - 12:56
An educational comic book is helping Ethiopian high school students understand more about epilepsy.
Submitted by olivia-rzadkiewicz on Fri, 17/06/2016 - 11:14
A new project will explore the possibility of treating temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) in humans by transplanting immature neuron cells into the brain.
Submitted by olivia-rzadkiewicz on Mon, 18/04/2016 - 12:57
Study finds women with epilepsy have no more infertility risks than healthy women
Submitted by olivia-rzadkiewicz on Mon, 04/04/2016 - 15:30
Researchers in Japan have found that they may be able to predict epileptic seizures by monitoring heart rate variability (HRV).
Submitted by olivia-rzadkiewicz on Fri, 01/04/2016 - 16:30
A study has found that lack of sleep - or insomnia - is associated with short-term poor seizure control and worse quality of life among people with epilepsy.
Submitted by olivia-rzadkiewicz on Fri, 01/04/2016 - 13:37
Researchers have found that people with type 1 diabetes have an almost three-times increased risk of developing epilepsy later in life.