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Epilepsy Therapy Project Company Profile

10:24 EST 19th December 2018 | BioPortfolio

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that affects approximately three million Americans and 50 million people worldwide. Epilepsy has many potential causes, but often no definitive cause is found. Approximately 200,000 new cases of epilepsy will be diagnosed in the United States this year affecting as many people as breast cancer. The need for more effective therapies is acutely felt by the millions of people worldwide who live with persistent seizures or intolerable side effects of treatment.


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LivaNova launches clinical registry to evaluate VNS therapy treatment for drug-resistant epilepsy patients

The comprehensive outcomes registry in subjects with epilepsy treated with VNS Therapy (CORE-VNS) study will enroll up to 2,000 patients with five-year follow-up data, yielding one of the The post Li...

Gene-Therapy against Epilepsy - CombiGene

Serial biotech entrepreneur Bengt Westrin talks with Nigel Borshell of PharmaVentures about his latest enterprise, a Swedish preclinical CNS company called CombiGene that has been formed further to an...

Benefits of Medical Cannabis for Epilepsy Time-Limited?

Patients with treatment-resistant epilepsy can develop a tolerance to cannabis-based therapy, a finding that may have implications for long-term management, new research suggests. Medscape Medical N...

Benefits of Medical Cannabis for Epilepsy Time Limited?

Patients with treatment-resistant epilepsy can develop a tolerance to cannabis-based therapy, a finding that may have implications for long-term management, new research suggests. Medscape Medical N...

Some Types of Epilepsy Pose More Risks During Pregnancy

MONDAY, Dec. 3, 2018 -- Women with frontal lobe epilepsy are much more likely to have an increase in seizures during pregnancy than those with focal epilepsy or generalized epilepsy, researchers repor...

[Comment] Onchocerciasis and epilepsy: a causal relationship?

Epilepsy caused by infectious agents is a potentially preventable disease; however, the aetiological relationships between these agents and epilepsy are complex. In the 1930s, Guillermo Casis Sacre ob...

Most Deaths Among Kids With Epilepsy Due to Infection

A new study shows that only about 10 of 88 deaths in children with epilepsy were due to sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). Medscape Medical News

Brain-heart activity predicts post-malaria epilepsy in mice

(Society for Neuroscience) Animals that develop epilepsy after an infection can be identified as early as three months prior to their first seizure by measuring interactions between the brain and the ...

Drugs and Medications [91 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Keppra [UCB, Inc.]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use KEPPRA safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for KEPPRA. KEPPRA (levetiracetam) tablets, for oral use KEPPRA (levet...

Niacor(niacin tablets, usp)500 mg [UPSHER-SMITH LABORATORIES, INC.]

NIACOR(Niacin Tablets, USP)500 mg

Topiramate [Aurobindo Pharma Limited]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use topiramate safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for topiramate tablets.Topiramate Tablets for Oral UseInitial U.S....

Topiramate [Greenstone LLC]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use topiramate safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for topiramate tablets.topiramate tablets for oral useInitial U.S....

Lipofen [Kowa Pharmaceuticals America Inc.]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use LIPOFEN® safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for LIPOFEN®. LIPOFEN® (fenofibrate capsules, USP)Initial U.S. Ap...

PubMed Articles [3459 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Proceedings of the Epilepsy Foundation's 2017 Cannabinoids in Epilepsy Therapy Workshop.

Laser interstitial thermal therapy (LITT): Seizure outcomes for refractory mesial temporal lobe epilepsy.

Laser interstitial thermal therapy (LITT) is a minimally invasive alternative with less cognitive risks compared with traditional surgery for focal drug-resistant epilepsy.

Levetiracetam efficacy on frontal lobe dysfunctions and anger rumination in patients with epilepsy.

This study compared the frontal lobe functioning and anger rumination between patients with epilepsy and healthy individuals. The second objective was to examine the efficacy of levetiracetam therapy ...

LACONORTE study: Efficacy and security of lacosamide as first add-on therapy for focal-onset epilepsy in real-life setting.

Many patients with epilepsy need a second antiepileptic drug (AED), due either to inefficacy or side effects of the first tried one. We evaluated the efficacy and safety of lacosamide (LCM) as first a...

Ictal asystole induced by right posterior quadrant epilepsy - report of a radically treated case.

Ictal asystole (IA) and ictal bradycardia (IB) are mainly seen with temporal or frontal lobe epilepsy. Many patients with these conditions undergo cardiac pacemaker therapy, but not epilepsy surgery.

Clinical Trials [4718 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Epilepsy Phenome/Genome Project

The purpose of this study is to collect detailed information about the characteristics and genetics of a large number of individuals with epilepsy.

Group Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Treat Depression in an Epilepsy Clinic Setting

This study involves a form of group therapy called Cognitive Behavioral Therapy or CBT for depressed patients with Epilepsy. The CBT groups will be tailored for an epilepsy clinic populat...

EEG@HOME (Phase 3a of the Project, Comparison of EEG-recordings)

The goal of this project is the development of an EEG-cap (min. 21 electrodes) with user-friendly active dry electrodes that meets the expectations of the users regarding comfort and esthe...

Human Epilepsy Project 2: Resistant Focal Seizures Study

The HEP2 study is designed to better understand the challenges of living with focal seizures that do not respond to medication, by following 200 people with medication-resistant focal epil...

Registry of Subjects With Drug Resistant Epilepsy and Treated With the VNS Therapy System.

Multicenter global post-market registry of subjects diagnosed with drug resistant epilepsy and treated with the VNS Therapy System.

Companies [1650 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Epilepsy Therapy Project

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that affects approximately three million Americans and 50 million people worldwide. Epilepsy has many potential causes, but often no definitive cause is found. A...

Epilepsy Foundation Northwest

The Epilepsy Foundation Northwest (EFNW) serves northwest states including Washington and Oregon with support to Alaska and Montana, and is an affiliate of the national Epilepsy Foundation. Over 110,...

Cyberonics Incorporated

Cyberonics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYBX) pioneered the Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS Therapy™) System. Founded in 1987 to design, develop and market implantable medical devices for the treatment of epilepsy a...

Kyle and Rose Epilepsy (KARE) Foundation

Join the Kyle and Rose Epilepsy (KARE) Foundation and their partner Target for the 1st Annual E-Race Epilepsy 5K Run & Walk at the Philadelphia ...

Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia

The Epilepsy Foundation, a national nonprofit with affiliated organizations throughout the United States, has lead the fight since 1968 to stop seizures, find a cure and overcome ...

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