The mission of the Epilepsy Foundation New England is to stop seizures and SUDEP, find a cure and overcome the challenges created by epilepsy through efforts including education, advocacy and research to accelerate ideas into therapies.
Sunday September 21st
Bangor Walk, Maine
Saturday October 4th
NH Walk for Epilepsy
Sunday, October 26th
RI Walk for Epilepsy
Tuesday, October 28th
NRM/Head Injury Community Services 11th Annual Conference
Saturday, November 1st
Taking Control, Epilepsy Conference, Portland, ME.
Friday, November 14th
2014 Massachusetts Candlelight Dinner
Saturday, November 22nd
2014 Maine Candlelight Dinner
Researchers at the Gladstone Institutes have shown that reducing brain levels of the protein tau effectively blocks the development of disease in a mouse model of Dravet syndrome, a severe intractable form of childhood epilepsy.
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