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 In a study published in The FASEB Journal a team of NIH-funded scientists reports on a potential drug that could be protective in ischemic stroke patients. The clue for the study came from observations in hibernating ground squirrels. In t ...

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved use of the antiepileptic drug lacosamide (Vimpat, UC in tablets and oral solution (not... Show more

New research published in Epilepsia, a journal of the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE), indicates that wristband devices may improve the detection and characterization of seizures in patients with epilepsy.In their attempts to develop a b ...

This largest whole-genome sequencing study on epilepsy was piloted by Jacques Michaud, Pediatrician at CHU Sainte-Justine and Professor of Pediatrics and Neuroscience at the Faculty of Medicine of Université de Montreal and his colleagues, ...

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Publication Bias in Neurology Research: Why It Matters and Why It Needs to Change

Publication of completed research studies and clinical trial results is an essential step in the research process. Publication of completed research studies and clinical trial…

In a study published in Neonatology on Oct. 13, 2017, researchers from George Washington University, Washington, DC using newborn piglet models exposed to hypoxia-ischemia studied the ffect of standard cooling therapy (therapeutic hypothermia) alone ...

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UK Neuromuscular Translational Research Conference 2018

Registration is now open for the 2018 UK Neuromuscular Translational Research Conference Thursday 19th & Friday 20th April 2018, Fitzwilliam...

  • Thursday, 19 April 2018 08:00
  • Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, UK

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Recurrent optic neuritis

8 year old girl with three episodes of steroid reponsive optic neuritis in the past. She is MOG low positive and AQP4 Negative. She now…

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Medical Cannabinoids in Children and Adolescents: A Systematic Review

CONTEXT: Legalization of medical marijuana in many states has led to a widening gap between the accessibility and the evidence for cannabinoids as a medical…

The ICNA welcomes Marion Depermentier, Pediatric fellow at Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc to the association

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Novel CRISPR-derived 'base editors' surgically alter DNA or RNA, offering new ways to fix mutations

Since the start of the CRISPR craze 5 years ago, scientists have raced to invent ever-more-versatile or efficient variations of this powerful tool, which vastly…

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Fresh human brains yield delicious data

One man's neuron is another man's knowledge. That's the stance of the Allen Institute for Brain Science, which this week released the first open-access database…

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'Incredible' editing of life's building blocks

Scientists have demonstrated an "incredibly powerful" ability to manipulate the building blocks of life in two separate studies. One altered the atoms in DNA to…

ICNA added a new event 4 weeks ago

3rd Saudi Pediatric Neurology Society Conference and...

  • Tuesday, 06 March 2018 09:00
  • Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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2017 Transition of Care Video Series - Child Neurology Foundation

Transitions is a lifespan issue. With the new Transition of Care Video Series, CNF shows the journey of 2 patients and their families as they…

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The mimics of cerebral palsy

Professor Russell Dale Children’s Hospital at Westmead

In an article published in the Journal of Neuroscience Prof. John Chatham, of the Department of Pathology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and colleagues report that increasing O-GlcNAcylation levels in brain cells using the dietary s ...

In new research published in Neuron this week researchers from Brown University in Providence, RI suggests that disruption of  the circadian rhythm protein CLOCK alters cortical circuits and may lead to generation of focal ep ...

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Inside Health - BBC Radio 4

Dr Mark Porter demystifies health issues, bringing clarity to conflicting advice

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