Gene discovery in severe epilepsy may offer clues to unique personalized therapies

Posted by on September 20, 2016 2:09 pm
Categories: health

An international team of researchers who discovered a new gene disorder that causes severe childhood epilepsy leveraged that finding to reduce seizures in two children. The collaborators’ case report reflects the potential of precision medicine — applying basic science knowledge to individualize treatment to a patient’s unique genetic profile.

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