epilepsy

Donald Baxter Lecture: Hal Blumenfeld, MD, PhD

21Jun201714:15
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14:15        -          RESIDENT RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS...

Brain Imaging Lecture - Prof Jorge Riera - Understanding BOLD signal genesis in focal epilepsy

22Jul201511:30
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Prof Jorge Riera, PhD - Biomedical Engineering - Florida International University (Miami) Understanding BOLD signal genesis in focal epilepsy

Purple Day for Epilepsy, March 26

Published: 24Mar2016

Saturday, March 26 is Purple Day, a time to recognize the effect epilepsy has on millions of people around the world. It is estimated that 1 in a 100 people worldwide have epilepsy. Of those, one...

Training your brain using neurofeedback

Published: 20Jan2014

A new brain-imaging technique for a true brain workout

2017 Neuro Epilepsy Day

6Apr2017

The 2017 Annual MNI Epilepsy day will take place on April 6, 2017 at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital.  The day will include research presentations, a poster session, a mini...

Epileptic encephalopathy linked to protein trafficking gene

Published: 28Nov2016

Researchers have linked a debilitating neurological disease in children to mutations in a gene that regulates neuronal development through control of protein movement within neuronal cells.

Purple Day March 26 - A World Day for Epilepsy Awareness

Published: 26Mar2014

The Neuro has been at the forefront of epilepsy treatment and research for over half a century. The “Montreal Procedure” developed by Dr. Wilder Penfield and colleagues revolutionized the surgical...

Epilepsy Day 2017

Published: 26Mar2017

March 26 is Purple Day for Epilepsy, a day to support epilepsy awareness worldwide...

International study yields important clues to the genetics of epilepsy

Published: 16Jun2014

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...

Attack! Silent watchmen charge to defend the nervous system

Published: 15Oct2012

In many pathologies of the nervous system, there is a common event - cells called microglia are activated from surveillant watchmen into fighters.  Microglia are the immune cells of the nervous...

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