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International study yields important clues to the genetics of epilepsy

An international team of researchers has discovered a significant genetic component of Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy (IGE), the most common form of epilepsy. Epilepsy is a neurological disorder characterized by sudden, uncontrolled electrical discharges in the brain expressed as a seizure.

Published: 16 Jun 2014

Maladie de Lyme

Published: 14 Jun 2014

Roderick A. Macdonald (1948-2014)

Published: 13 Jun 2014

Student Research Day, Award Recipients

Congratulations to the award recipients of the 2014 Student Research Day! 

Ian Blum, FRSQ Top Presentation Prize, Douglas (supervisor: Dr. Kai-Florian Storch)
A novel neurological mechanism driving rhythms of dopamine release

Lauren Reynolds, Douglas Institute Second Prize, Douglas (supervisor: Dr.

Published: 11 Jun 2014