Investigating new epilepsy treatments

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The new project, saved by a 24-month commander extend from Epilepsy Research UK (ERUK), will concede a group to lift out investigate critical to a course of this form of TLE diagnosis to tellurian clinical trials, that could potentially take place in a subsequent 3-5 years.

A ongoing neurological condition characterized by recurrent, unprovoked seizures, epilepsy affects over 600,000 people nationwide, with 32,000 people newly diagnosed with a condition any year. With TLE a loss/dysfunction of interneurons in a hippocampus of a mind is one of a beginning changes. In theory, it should be probable to residence this change by replacing these lost/damaged interneurons with new ones, and initial attempts to do this have been promising.