Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| PROBING THE CELL-SPECIFIC CONTROL OF FOCAL CORTICAL SEIZURE EVENTS IN VIVO|
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| January 2020 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Epilepsy is a common severe neurological disorder with one-year prevalence ~7/1,000, whose circuit mechanisms are poorly understood. Its prevalence is high among veterans. Patients with post-traumatic brain injury carry a high risk of epilepsy for decades following injury, causing considerable morbidity. At 15 years following injury 51% of the subjects in the Vietnam Head Injury Study carried a diagnosis of seizure. Clearly epi...
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