Genetics

The gentics of epilepsy is a complex and evolving area of research. The following documents can be used as a resource on current information about genetics and epilepsy.

AES Press Releases on Genetics

AES Annual Meeting Symposia on Genetics

Epilepsy Currents Reviews & Commentaries on Genetics

Clinical Trials

  • www.ERGENT.org
    ERGENT is being conducted by a multi-institutional research team in order to prospectively test recently developed criteria identifying patients with high risk of early onset neonatal genetic epilepsy. Eligible neonates will receive a free clinical (CLIA) genetic epilepsy panel result (panel of more than 180 genes). 

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