New Paper

October 2020

Work by our fromer PhD students Eleonora!


July 2020

Check 2 commentaries about our recent CRISPR papers:

CRISPRa for acquired epilepsy

CRISPRa for genetic epilepsy

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


Feb 2019

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

New Paper

September 2020

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


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?

New Paper

September 2019

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

ERUK Video

May 2019

Check the ERUK video about hopes for patients with epilepsy


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:


April 2020

Check the interview with Torie Robinson @Epilepsy Sparks

2x Postdocs 

May-Jun 2019

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Mar 2019

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

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