NEWS

New Paper

September 2020

Review paper written by our brilliant PhD students Tom Turner and Clara Zourray!

 

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/jnc.15168

Blogpost

April 2020

For this week’s #ERUKResearchBlog we caught up with ERUK Emerging Leader Fellow Dr Gabriele Lignani, whose research focuses on the use of gene therapy to treat epilepsy. But what exactly is gene therapy? https://epilepsyresearch.org.uk/our-research/research-blog/what-is-gene-therapy/

New Paper

September 2019

Finally this big collaborative effort has been published! Potential new treatment for Dravet Syndrome

https://www.cell.com/molecular-therapy-family/molecular-therapy/fulltext/S1525-0016(19)30401-0

ERUK Video

May 2019

Check the ERUK video about hopes for patients with epilepsy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fLrw95RygMw&feature=youtu.be

Grant

Dec 2018

G Lignani has been awarded the MRC New Investigator Research Grant

Experimental Epilepsy Seminar Series

July 2020

We have created a virtual seminar series with talk from outstanding researchers all around the world.

check it here:

https://www.worldwideneuro.com/seminar-series.html?name=Experimental_Epilepsy

Interview

April 2020

Check the interview with Torie Robinson @Epilepsy Sparks

https://lnkd.in/ghMDhKE

2x Postdocs 

May-Jun 2019

Check in the Join us section for details

Grant

Mar 2019

The Lab has been awarded a Royal Society Research Grant for developing new treatments for devastating childhood epilepsies

Commentaries

July 2020

Check 2 commentaries about our recent CRISPR papers:

CRISPRa for acquired epilepsy

https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/1535759720935825

CRISPRa for genetic epilepsy

https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/1535759720930044

Postdoc Position 

March 2020

Check in the Join us section for details

New Start

Apr 2019

Jenna starts in the lab as postdoc to investigate Dravet Syndrome treatments

Grant

Feb 2019

The Lab has been awarded 3 grants as Co-PI by GOSH and SPARKS

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